Saturday, October 16
The Children’s Diabetes Foundation was established by Barbara and Marvin Davis in 1977 in Denver as a non-profit organization dedicated solely to the support of research in diabetes and to provide the best possible clinical and educational programs for people with the disease. The Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to support the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes, where thousands of patients of all ages from all over the world receive the finest diabetes care available.
Steel Magnolias was written in 1987 by Robert Harling. Harling, 36 at the time, had recently lose his sister, Susan Harling-Robinson from diabetic complications after the birth of his nephew.
Twenty-five percent of proceeds from the evening’s performance will go back to support CDF.