Come and Join us for an evening of Interactive Health Education, Promotion & Awareness.
Black Ottawa Business Network Social Group will be holding the Second Annual OUR HEALTH MATTERS FUNDRAISER
This Interactive Speaker Series is a yearly initiative that has been formed to create an awareness around the affects of Diabetes in the Afro/Caribbean/Canadian community.
*Our mission is to educate the community on
-Signs & Symptoms
-Body Movement & Daily Activities
-Management & Prevention
-Nutrition & Daily Intake
*At this year's event we will be looking more closely at
-Proper Foot Care
-Health Insurance Coverage
-Diabetes Charter for Canada
Canadian Diabetes Association
Foot Care Matters
Centertown Community Health Centre
SunLife Financial Services
We will have a wonderful array of music, poetry and songs by local artist
There will be LIVE PAINTING by Allan André
SPOKEN WORD by Montiniquë DeNice McEachern (Syracuse, NY)
and Jenny Meya TWITTER: @Rational_Rebel
and MUSIC by Rita Carter
SOUNDCLOUD: Rita Carter Music
Our mini market will have a silent auction, door prizes & feature local businesses and service providers that contribute to health and wellness
CATERING BY: Aunt Thelma's
100% of the proceeds will be going directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association so we hope we can count on your support to help find a CURE!
*DONATION & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE.
*VENDOR OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES
Contact Name for Event: Sophia Jacob
Event Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Link to ticket sales (if applicable): www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-second-annual-our-health-matters-speaker-series-tickets-20040074402
Name of Charity : Canadian Diabetes Association