Shreveport Diabetes Sports, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) corporation founded in 2010 with the goal of raising funds to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes and to raise awareness of this sometimes fatal disease. This small venture has evolved into a large group of corporate and individual sponsors, volunteers and donors who have sent the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) a six-year total of $410,000.00.
On May 15, the Seventh Annual SDSinc. Golf Classic will be held at East Ridge Country Club. Lunch will be served prior to the 1:00 shotun start. Following the tournament, a banquet will be held in the East Ridge Ballroom, featuring a prime rib buffet, silent auction and a guest speaker. Robert J. Wright will again serve as emcee. Wine and beer will be served at the banquet and the spouses of all players are invited to attend free of charge. Door prizes will be given away, including a flat screed HDTV, silver coins and much more. This year's guest speaker will be Shelly McMillian.
On the course, each player will have four chances to win $20,000.00 towards the purchase of a car by making a hole in one on any of the par three holes. See the brochure for details. Free beer and soft drinks will be available.
We hope that you can join us for a great day of golf at one of the best golf courses in Louisiana and support a great cause at the same time. If you or a friend or family member has been affected by diabetes, you can help by cilcking the Donate button on the left. You can pay with Pay Pal, Visa, Master Card, Anerican Express or Discover or send a check to the P. O. Box listed below left. Any amount will be greatly appreciated.
We will continue to strive toward our ultimate goal of turning Type 1 into TYPE NONE!