15th Annual Drive for Diabetes Golf Tournament

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation's 15th Annual Drive fro Diabetes Golf Tournament 
Monday, September 21, 2020
Lake of Isles
For online registration, payments and additional information visit https://drive4diabetes.mptn-nsn.gov/register/

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation’s Drive for Diabetes golf tournament. This highly anticipated event takes place on Monday, September 21, 2020 at the world class Lake of Isles golf course, located in North Stonington, Connecticut.

Your participation will help develop resources for diabetes research, education and treatment pro-grams, and support our Tribe’s mission to help at-risk communities live healthier, longer lives, in the surrounding areas and throughout Indian Country.

Federal statistics estimate that more than 32 million Americans have diabetes, and over 7 million Americans are unaware of their diabetic state. Studies show that, while diabetes is a chronic illness indiscriminately affecting Americans of all ages and races, the percentage of diabetes increases with age and Native Americans, African Americans, Hispanic Americans and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders have the highest prevalence of diagnosed diabetes (American Diabetes Association, 2017).

Please contact Dwaine Butler at Dbutler@mptn-nsn.gov or 860-396-2139 with any questions, or visit our website at www.DriveforDiabetes.org.

Thank you for partnering with us in the fight against Diabetes. We look forward to seeing you on the course!

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