BENEFITING: American Diabetes Association, Inc.
Awareness will help to reduce the risk of pre-diabetes, diabetes, and other chronic illnesses. Diabetes is a common and a serious chronic disease for many Americans. Diabetes is a major cause of heart disease and stroke and is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Overall, the risk for death among people with diabetes is about twice that of people who are of a similar age but do not have diabetes. A portion of the proceeds will go to The American Diabetes Association! Participants will be on their feet for 12 hours, line-dancing, taking part in group activities, and learning choreography from trained dancers. Individual goal: Raise $30 Reward is a T-shirt and a ticket into the dance marathon! The event info: Where: TBA When: April 2017 Noon to midnight. How: Visit this website and purchase a ticket in by contributing funds that will be going towards The American Diabetes Awareness Organization