American Diabetes Association,
Institute for Leadership, BALCONY and CWA Local 1180

Are Stepping Out for DIABETES

September 28, 2013

Registration: 8 a.m.
Walk Begins: 10 a.m.

Brookfield Place Plaza in Battery Park City

Brookfield Place Plaza in Battery Park City (on the Hudson River adjacent to the World Trace Center)
We'll walk along the Hudson River, crosstown to City Hall, then cross the East River on the Brooklyn Bridge
before heading back for our after-walk celebration!

* 26 million people in the United States have diabetes

* 1.3 million New Yorkers are living with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

* 79 million Americans are pre-diabetic

* The cost of living with diabetes has increased 40% in 5 years
and now totals more than $245 billion a year in the U.S.
(an average of more than $9,000 for each person living with diabetes)

Do YOUR part to Stop Diabetes

Register to Walk as an Individual
Join the IFL, BALCONY or CWA Local 1180 Team
(click the REGISTER button)

(REGISTRATION deadline is September 18, 2013)

Or Donate to Support an Individual Walker or the
IFL, BALCONY or CWA1180 Team
(click the DONATE button)

To help support our collective efforts,
click the REGISTER button.

Our goal is to raise $10,000

Help us reach and exceed our goal.

Together we can STOP DIABETES...One Step at a Time...

We all know someone who has been affected by diabetes.
By joining our team or making a donation, you will join the movement
to help us provide community-driven programs, protect the rights of people with diabetes
and fund critical research for a cure.

United in our desire to Stop Diabetes, we are asking for your support.
When we bring together dedicated team members and kind donors,
the power we have as a group far outweighs what any of us could do alone.
We believe One becomes Many, Many becomes A CURE. One Step at a Time...


IFL/BALCONY's Labor Fights Diabetes & Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)
Informational campaign and series of workshops are designed to help prevent type 2 diabetes
within at-risk communities in NYC.

For more information contact IFL (917) 512-6892 or BALCONY (212) 219-7777 | |