American Diabetes Association
Thousands of people will come together to raise money and awareness to help fight the disease at the Philadelphia Tour de Cure.
Students from Walter D. Palmer Learning Leadership Partners Charter School danced the night away.
Nearly 11 percent of Philadelphians have diabetes; close to three percent higher than the national average, according to the American Diabetes Association.
Students at Temple University’s School of Podiatry have partnered with the American Diabetes Association and Independence Blue Cross to raise money and awareness of the devastating effects diabetes has on the feet.