South Dakota Diabetes Events and Camps
Slam Dunk Spearfish
Moses Cheeks Slam Dunk Basketball Camp is for children and young adults ages 5-18 years old who have been medically diagnosed with diabetes and prediabetes. Visit: www.slamdunkkids.net for dates and details.
An annual fund raising event for the South Dakota Diabetes Coalition. Enjoy a night out supporting the efforts to help South Dakotans affected by diabetes. The evening’s activities include a meal, silent auction, and more. Event held in Sioux Falls each year in October. Visit www.sddiabetescoalition.org/ for details.
JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes
Help turn “Type One into Type None.” Visit www2.jdrf.org/site/PageServer?pagename=about_walk for information and a schedule of walk events.
ADA Tour de Cure
Bicycle event sponsored by the American Diabetes Association. Visit tour.diabetes.org/site/PageServer?pagename=TC_homepage for dates and information.
Diabetes Alert Day
Held annually on the fourth Tuesday of March to increase awareness about Type 2 diabetes. Risk test, posters, web banners and media available at www.diabetes.org/are-you-at-risk/alert-day/alert-day-materials.html.
American Diabetes Month
Observed in November each year to raise awareness about diabetes. See www.diabetes.org/in-my-community/american-diabetes-month.html for information and materials.
Location: Lake Enemy Swim at NeSoDak Camp near Waubay, South Dakota
Visit www.campgilbert.com/ for dates and camper fees.
Kamp for Kids
Residential Family Camp
Location: Outlaw Ranch, Custer, South Dakota
Visit www.diabetesincorporated.org for dates and camper fees.