Help fight diabetes at fundraising walks

The American Diabetes Association will invite the community to Step Out to Fight Diabetes Sept. 30 at Hudson Springs Park. Registration is open at

Formerly known as America's Walk for Diabetes, Step Out to Fight Diabetes is a one-day fundraising walk in more than 200 cities this fall.

At Step Out to Fight Diabetes events, routes range from 2 to 6 miles and are accessible to people of all ages and levels of mobility. Along the walk, participants are supported by volunteers offering water, snacks, entertainment and encouragement.

All funds raised from Step Out to Fight Diabetes are used in support of the association's mission: to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

For more information about the American Diabetes Association, call 1-800-342-2383 or visit