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Paragon Real Estate Group has been with DOD since the beginning as they were our very first corporate sponsor. They continue to support our efforts with a recent donation of a $2,000 unrestricted grant!


uFLOW Health Jam

by Kenzie on May 15, 2013

Join the fun on Saturday, May 18th from 1-4 p.m. at the Urban Future Leaders of the World (uFLOW) Health Jam! The event will include dancing, sports, nutritional information and prizes. It is free for all and will feature Dance Out Diabetes!

CLICK HERE to view the flyer for more information.


The Shape Up Walking Challenge is a 10-week event, from April-June 7th, that encourages physical activity and healthier lifestyles. Teams are walking together to meet the goal of the Challenge, which is to virtually walk the entire coast of California (1,016 miles).

It’s not just walking; you can DANCE, too! 20 minutes of any physical activity equals 1 mile. After you have exercised, record your miles on the site. You can to track your progress, and see how our team and others are doing.

To join, register at

Click on REGISTER HERE, and make sure you pick the Dance Out Diabetes team from the list. Let’s walk (or DANCE) the coast of California together!

It’s easy, free and Dance Out Diabetes will give $25 to 4 people that log the most miles when the programs ends on June 7th.

CLICK HERE to download & share the flyer.


Support your Local Farmers with Carrot Cash

by Kenzie on April 2, 2013

Want a great way to find delicious, healthy produce and support your local farmers’ market? The Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association (PCFMA) is offering gift cards called “carrot cash” for purchase to be used at PCFMA locations.  (See below.)

The PCFMA is a not-for-profit organization that operates and promotes farmers’ markets in the San Francisco Bay Area. PCFMA is driven by its mission to serve California’s small farmers by creating and sustaining economic opportunities through these farmers’ markets. Click here for more information on The Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association.

Download & share the Carrot Cash flyer HERE.

Farmers’ Markets in San Francisco County:

Castro Farmers’ Market
Divisadero Farmers’ Market
Fern Alley Farmers’ Market
Fillmore Farmers’ Market
Glen Park Village Farmers’ Market
Inner Sunset Farmers’ Market
Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Farmers’ Market
Mission Bay Farmers’ Market at UCSF
UCSF Parnassus Farmers’ Market
Upper Haight Farmers’ Market
VA San Francisco

 Farmers’ Markets in San Mateo County:

25th Avenue Farmers’ Market in San Mateo
Belmont Farmers’ Market
Kaiser Permanente Redwood City Farmers’ Market
Kaiser South San Francisco Farmers’ Market
San Bruno Farmers’ Market
San Mateo Farmers’ Market
South San Francisco Farmers’ Market

Farmers’ Markets in Santa Clara County:

Alum Rock Village Farmers’ Market
Berryessa Farmers’ Market
East Santa Clara Street Farmers’ Market
Evergreen Farmers’ Market
Hanchett Avenue Farmers’ Market
Kaiser Permanente San Jose Farmers’ Market
Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Farmers’ Market
Milpitas Farmers’ Market at ICC
San Jose Downtown Farmers’ Market
Santa Teresa Farmers’ Market
VA Palo Alto Farmers’ Market
Vallco Farmers’ Market



Congratulations to Ryan Quan for the winning dance tote bag design! Great job to everyone who participated. Get a free bag at the Dance-a-thon, while supplies last!