Chicot Challenge Swim for Diabetes
Fighting Diabetes One Stroke at a TimeWhen: June 1, 2013, at 8:00 a.m. (Inclement Weather Date: June 8)
Where: From Lake Chicot State Park to Lake Chicot County Park at Lake Village, Arkansas
What: The Chicot Challenge is a 16-mile charity swim done by Zane Hodge of Greenwood, MS to raise awareness of and provide funds for combating diabetes.How to follow: Track Zane’s training and plans through Facebook at www.facebook.com/zane.hodge.5 or at his training blog, EndangeredSwimmer.blogspot.com
How to Donate: All donations benefit the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi.Mail a check payable to the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi to Zane Hodge333 West Monroe AveGreenwood, MS 38930 or
Make an online Honor Donation to The Chicot Challenge right Here!
We Can Be Heroes
Mississippi's Walk for Diabetes
Please note: the Coast Walk has moved up a week to the 14th of September.
Jackson Walk is October 6, 2013
Fall Camp is November 9-10, 2013
Mark your calendars!
Volunteer nurses are with each group of children, and a great time is had by the kids while the parents are in class learning how to better care for their children.
And your supplies too
Nothing wastes money faster than cooking your meter and strips in the car. When travelling, keep insulin, meters and strips in a little cooler with, but not touching a freezer pack. Don't freeze the insulin!
For more tips, contact us for your free "Coping with Diabetes during Mississippi Summers" brochure
20th Anniversary DFM Invitational - Sept 9
What: Join MS Legislators as they play to benefit the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi and its ongoing mission to serve all those in Mississippi living with diabetes and their families.
Where: Annandale Country Club, Madison, MS When: Sept. 9, 2013