We Step Out to do our part to Stop Diabetes® and take steps to improve our health! Participants are changing the future and making a positive impact in the lives of those who are affected by type 1 and type 2 diabetes. You can, too!
Our Suburban walk will be on Saturday, September 24th at Didier Farms. Didier Farms has been our walk home for many years, and for good reason! The walk kicks off the Fall Festival and is the perfect place to bring the kids out for a morning of fun complete with a petting zoo, pumpkin patch, rides, educational opportunities, sponsor booths and giveaways, farm fresh treats, live music- and more! This walk has a 1 or 3 mile option.
Our City Walk will be on Saturday, October 15th at a brand new location- Montrose Harbor! Moving locations just 10 minutes north gave us the ability to offer FREE parking and stunning lakefront views. Join us for a morning filled with kids activities, educational opportunities, sponsor booths and giveaways, live music- and more! This walk has a 1 or 3 mile option.
We honor our Red Striders (walkers of all ages who are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes) at both walks, and celebrate the fundraising accomplishments of all our walkers and Champions to Stop Diabetes. Register today and join us at the American Diabetes Association's Signature Fundraising Event!
Registration for Step Out is free, however, Step Out participants commit to walk and raise money in this inspirational event not only because nearly 30 million people in the United States have diabetes, but because they more than likely know someone who is living with the everyday challenges of diabetes. Once you register, you'll be given your very own Step Out Center webpage and will have access to lots of tools to help you fundraise and promote diabetes awareness. Visit our Local FAQ's page to find out more!
You can create a team either through the "Register" button above where you'll first find the nearby event or by visiting the list of events associated with national company below.
Do not forget to associate your newly created team with this company.
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