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Join us for The DRI Walk for Diabetes & Family Fun Day Presented by Walgreens in two locations again this year - Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens and Tradition Square in Port St. Lucie!

>> Watch the video from the 2013 Walk at Sun Life Stadium

When:
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Time: 7am

Where:
Walks will be held in two South Florida locations:
Miami Gardens - Sun Life Stadium
Port St. Lucie - Tradition Square

Just Announced:

You can meet The Biggest Loser finalist Bobby Saleem, who will be joining us at the DRI Walk for Diabetes presented by Walgreens.

Through family and friends, Bobby's life has been touched by both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.  He is very excited to support the DRI's work toward a biological cure.

 

About the Event:
Across South Florida, thousands of families will join The DRI Walk for Diabetes & Family Fun Day Presented by Walgreens on their way to better health and toward a cure for diabetes. Join other Walgreens customers, employees, family members, friends and neighbors for this fun-filled day! Enjoy music, free giveaways, refreshments, health booths and info. Proceeds benefit the Diabetes Research Institute. The Sun Life Stadium location will feature The Biggest Loser Run Walk, a chip-timed 5K, and 1 mile fun-run, sponsored by The Biggest Loser Resorts. Former contestants from NBC's The Biggest Loser will be on hand to cheer runners on. In addition, trainers, life coaches and nutritionists from The Biggest Loser Resorts will be on site to give participants of the day a taste of The Biggest Loser Resort experience. Four lucky raffle winners will win a 1 week stay for two at The Biggest Loser Resorts in Chicago, IL, Niagara, NY, Ivins, UT or Malibu, CA. Online raffle sales are closed.  Please call 1-800-321-3437.

Why should you join The DRI Walk for Diabetes?
>For great exercise
>To boost energy levels and decrease health risks
>It's fun and easy!
>To be part of a community effort
>To support research for a cure for diabetes

What do you need to do?
Join us and walk! If you choose, you can walk as an individual or create your own team. Collect donations from family and friends who want to support your effort. All funds raised will benefit the life-saving work of the Diabetes Research Institute, the best hope for a cure. Get fit. Get walking. Help us get one step closer to a cure!

For more information, contact Aurora Nunez at (954) 964-4040 or at anunez@drif.org.





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Be one of the thousands that come out to support diabetes research!


Create a family team like Team JACE, organized by Jenn Tacher (center) in honor of her son Jace.

 

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