New Ulm Lions Diabetes Walk today

NEW ULM — The Fourth Annual New Ulm Diabetes Walk will take place at the New Ulm Civic Center, 1212 N Franklin St. this morning.

This is a Strides, Lions for Diabetes Awareness Event and is a collaboration of the Lions Club of New Ulm and the Lafayette Area Lions Club.

The walk will be a 1 or 2 miles long around the outside of the Brown County Fair Grounds on the sidewalks.

Registration starts at 8 a.m. The Walk takes place at 8:30-10 a.m. Individual donations will be accepted or people are encouraged to form a team.

This is a Fund Raiser for the Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation who is working with the University of Minnesota to find a cure for Diabetes. Free T-Shirts will be given to the first 100 walkers. Snack bars, Fruit, Coffee and Water will be provided.

You call donate at the event or at www.gofundme.com/5tj0fv4. You can sign-up at www.nudbwalk.com. You can also donate by sending a check made out to the “Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation” to Lion Bob Schirlinger, 801 N Payne St., New Ulm, MN 56073. Questions, call 507-354-8940.