Tag archive for ‘American Diabetes Association’
By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

#CertifiedSofrito: Fiesta of Flavors Helps Hispanics Fight Diabetes Without Losing Culinary Heritage.

Since 1997, I have have promoted many artists, organization, websites, collectives, non profits and websites… and now with the emergence of even more Latinos producing new cultural talent than ever before, I thought More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

SAVE THE DATE: We Need Volunteers For La Feria De Salud!

I am proud to announce our 5th year organizing and participating in the Feria De Salud with the American Diabetes Association. Feria de Salud is an outdoor community event that is intended to reach thousands More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

ALERT DAY! Do You Have One Minute To Stop Diabetes?

Take it. Share it.   On March, 26, 2013, the American Diabetes Association will be  encouraging the public to take the Diabetes Risk Test, as well as to share the test with everyone they care about – More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, March 4th, 2013

Tap Into The Power of Hashtags: #PorTuFamilia

 First off… WHAT IS A HASHTAG? (courtesy of A hashtag is a keyword phrase used in Twitter conversations that is preceded by a pound (#) sign and written without spaces in between, ie #ilovehashtags. The More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, February 21st, 2013

The American Diabetes Expo Is Coming To NYC!

Share in the EXPO experience! The EXPO is FREE and includes health screenings, cooking demonstrations, product and service exhibitors, as well as leading experts talking about diabetes management and prevention. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

American Diabetes Association-Greater New York Launches New Facebook Page

Capicu Founders @ Feria De Salud Just about 5 years ago, I was asked by a dear friend Helene Velazquez to take part in a Latino Initiatives Committee (Por Tu Familia) for the American Diabetes Association. The More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Sunday Sofrito: The Week In Review

Que Pasa Mi Gente! So much is happening, I would not be a good Jibaro if I did not restart my good old Sunday Sofrito recaps to highlight anything you may have missed this week on Sofrito For Your Soul. Words cannot More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Confused about Diabetes? I was too…

Ever have a problem that was not really a problem but can be a problem and that was making you crazy? (if you have not clicked away let me explain. Last February I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes with an A1C More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Por Tu Familia: Frankie Negron joins our fight against Diabetes!

I am happy to announce that Salsero Frankie Negron has joined Por Tu Familia, the Latino Initiative dedicated to the fight against Diabetes.  Here is a sneak peek of the campaign highlighting awareness against More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, August 14th, 2011
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Por Tu Familia NYC Raises The Bar For Thousands Living With Diabetes.

Saludos… I want to take an opportunity to invite each one of you to visit La Feria De Salud Saturday, September 24th, 2011 and somehow make a difference in your community. Whether you’re volunteering More...