Monthly Archives: August 2012

Roxana Bagheri Stops Diabetes!

Thanks Roxana for being such a great inspiration! Roxana Bagheri, a concerned High School Student from Pearland decided she wanted to make a difference and help Stop Diabetes. Roxana’s father, uncle and many family members fight diabetes daily and she … Continue reading

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Mind, Body & Spirit Expo

Free Family Health & Fitness Day Sponsored by: The Galleria Chamber of Commerce & Trotter Family YMCA Complimentary health screenings, health, wellness and beauty, vendors and speakers! When: Wednesday, September 12th 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Open to the Public … Continue reading

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We Need Your Help! Vote for Us!

We really need your help to get the word out about the Culture for Caring contest. You can vote as many times as you like. The charity that gets the most votes will receive a $30,000 grant from Autonation. Please … Continue reading

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ADA Advocacy News Flash

A new case settlement by the United States Department of Justice and Baltimore County involving employees with disabilities and in particular those with diabetes who were prevented from being hired into certain public safety jobs because of insulin-treated diabetes. The … Continue reading

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Spin bikes are coming to the 2012 Houston ADA Dignity Memorial® Tour de Cure!

That’s right!  Now you can participate in this great event by riding a spin bike.  A spin instructor will be leading a 60 minute spin class on site at Champion Nissan Katy on Saturday, September 22nd.  Spin riders are still … Continue reading

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Golfing with a Goal

Republic National Distributing Company held their 7th annual golf tournament benefitting the American Diabetes Association on March 26 at Pine Forest Country Club. According to Irwin Sivin, Division Manager at RNDC, because the event has grown significantly since the first … Continue reading

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BAPS Charities’ 2012 Walkathon was a huge success!

BAPS Charities’ 2012 Walkathon was a huge success! On May 6, approximately 800 Houston-area participants of all ages gathered at Sugarland Town Square, in front of City Hall, to walk to 5K path. The mission of BAPS Charities is to … Continue reading

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