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 2019 committee: Allison Bates, Amy Overbey, Andrew Jennings, Anne Adam, Anne Aguirre, Brandon Kuehl, Guy Goldsmith. Hayley Bruce, Jen Goings, Jillian Miller, Jonathan Stichter, Kelsey Wilson, Laci Lower, Liz Tjaden, Matt Meseck, Melanie Harrison, Nick Bergus, Nick Jubeck, Shelly Simpson, Bryce Henson and Tim Hamer.

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