Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas awards $100,000 to the American Diabetes Association of North Texas

The $100,000 grant is for the ADA’s Coordinated School Health Approach to Childhood Obesity Prevention and Intervention in multiple Independent School Districts in Texas including: Dallas, Fort Worth, Garland, Palestine, Richardson, and Wichita Falls. It will provide diabetes awareness to 46 schools in Regions 9-11 Service Centers and is a collaboration with Education Service Centers Region 10 through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas’ Healthy Kids, Healthy Families initiative.

From left to right are: Wally Gomaa, ADA board chairman; Margaret Jarvis, Senior Manager, Media and

Public Relations, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas; Quin Neal, executive director ADA North Texas.

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