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Walk a Mile in Their Shoes

Saturday, April 4, 4 - 8 p.m.

Turning Points annual Walk a Mile in Their Shoes will be held on Saturday, April 4 2015, at South Coquina Beach starting at 4 pm. All of the proceeds of this event go directly to fund programs benefiting over 2000 kids who are identified as homeless in Manatee County. "Walk a Mile in Their Shoes" is a fun event for kids, families and individuals get together and help the members in their own community. Surrounding the 1 Mile Family Fun Run Awareness Walk will be: a sand blast/castle competition, drawings and raffles, face painting, bounce houses, great food, Zumba dancing, a live steel drum performance, music by Disney's #1 DJ and the post walk party and sunset watch. Registration is FREE for kids under the age of 5, $10.00 for students and kids, $20.00 for individual adults and $45.00 for families. You can also sponsor a child to walk for $10.00 or sponsor 10 children to walk for $100.00 or sponsor 25 children to walk for $250.00. Pre-register at www.turningpointswalk.org Please contact Margi Dawson mdawson@tpmanatee.org if you are interested in sponsoring this event.

Location: South Coquina Beach, Bradenton Beach, FL

Southwest Florida Tour de Cure

Sunday, April 12, 6:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Have you heard our theme for 2015??? DRUM ROLL PLEASE……… We will be Rockin' for a Cure and Rollin' out on Sunday, April 12, at the beautiful Lakewood Ranch. Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association. The Tour is a ride, not a race. Whether you are an occasional rider or an experienced cyclist, there is a route just for you. Enjoy 10, 35, 62, or 100 miles of mostly flat Florida roads. So take the Ride of Your Life and sign up today! When: April 12, 2015 Where: Lakewood Ranch Main Street Address: 8131 Lakewood Main Street, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202 Registration Fee: $25 Fundraising Minimum: $200 Route Distances: 10, 35, 62, 100 miles Contact your event manager, Melissa Parsons: mparsons@diabetes.org | 813.885.5007 Please mail checks to our local office: American Diabetes Association ATTN: Tour de Cure 1511 N. Westshore Blvd. Ste. 980 Tampa, FL 33607

Location: 8131 Lakewood Main Street, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202, Lakewood Ranch, Florida
Sponsored By: American Diabetes Association