Beat the Bitter is organized by the North Liberty Betterment Group, a 501(c)(3) organization, and about a dozen local residents. Contact the organizers at

The 2020 Beat the Bitter planning committee: Allison Bates, Anne Aguirre, Brandon Kuehl, Guy Goldsmith. Hayley Bruce, Jillian Miller, Jonathan Stichter, Laci Lower, Liz Tjaden, Matt Meseck, Melanie Harrison, Nick Bergus, Shelly Simpson, and Laura Jaime.

Interested in volunteering? We would love your help. Shoot us an email at

Beat the Bitter is made possible from the support of GEICO, SCHEELS, Collins Community Credit Union, GreenState Credit Union, Hills Bank, Think Iowa City, Unique Events, BDL Transportation, Hy-Vee and the City of North Liberty.