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FMU to host Walk to Cure Diabetes, March 23

FLORENCE, S.C. – Francis Marion University will play host to the Pee Dee area Walk to Cure Diabetes, to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Sunday, March 23.

 The walk will begin at 2 p.m., with registration at 1 p.m., in front of the McNair Science Building and continue on the campus walking trail. Participants may walk one mile or three miles.

 All walkers turning in $100 or more will receive a commemorative walk T-shirt, as well as a free foot massage donated by Fitness Forum massage therapists, immediately following the walk.

 The walk will take place rain or shine, and participants should park in Gate 3, Lot B. Donations should be turned in at the walk.

 Palmetto Community Health Network Inc. (consisting of Chesterfield General Hospital, Loris Healthcare System, Marion Regional Healthcare System, Marlboro Park Hospital, McLeod Regional Medical Center, Saint Eugene Medical Center and Wilson Medical Center) is the local presenting sponsor of the walk.

 To register or for more information about the walk, call 843-673-2656, or visit, under the S.C. Palmetto Chapter.

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Last Published: March 23, 2004 10:55 AM
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