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By: Press Release

In order to raise awareness and build community relations between those affected by diabetes, the American Diabetes Association (ADA), in partnership with Talon Winery, is inviting Bluegrass residents to the Third Annual Toast to a Cure event in support of the American Diabetes Association's mission - to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. Tickets are now available at www.diabetes.org/toasttoacure.

The Toast to a Cure event is being held at Talon Winery on Saturday, July 28, 2012 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will feature live entertainment by musical group, Twiggenbury’s. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $25 for admission with food, provided by Billy’s Barbeque. At the event, guests can have their meal from Billy’s or bring their own picnic food while enjoying an evening of live music, wine, and fun with friends and family.
"In the Bluegrass, we're dedicated to finding a cure for diabetes. Our fund-raising efforts will help fund ADA research, education and advocacy right here in our community," said Louanne Cooper, American Diabetes Association Board Member. She adds, "With so many Americans and over 400,000 Kentuckians affected by diabetes, we want to reach out to them, educate them and bring a new generation of people into the ADA family. Working together is the most powerful way to help find a cure for this disease."

To be a part of the cure, visit www.diabetes.org/toasttoacure or call 888-DIABETES ext. 3327. Toast to a Cure offers an exciting evening for community members, wine and music enthusiasts, and those looking for somewhere to meet with friends or colleagues. The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading voluntary health organization supporting diabetes research, information and advocacy. Founded in 1940, the Association provides services to hundreds of communities across the country. For more information, please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish. For more information about events and activities taking place in LEXINGTON, KY please contact (859) 268-9129.

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