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Home Diabetes Strides: Lions for Diabetes Awareness

for Diabetes


Strides activities are a fun and engaging way for Lions and Leos everywhere to promote diabetes awareness and help their community members prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes.

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What is Strides?

A Strides event can be any physical activity, from a run to a dance competition! Get creative with Strides and use positivity and exercise to open the door to diabetes awareness and promote the importance of regular physical activity in the management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

The Strides Planning Kit


Many resources are available to help your club or district promote diabetes awareness and education in your community. Lions and Leos can use the Strides Planning Kit, containing important resources, customizable templates, the Strides bookmark and stickers to personalize their Strides materials. Download the limited version or purchase the full kit in the Lions Shop.


Helpful resources


Further resources can be downloaded to help you have a successful Strides event.

Report your Strides event!

After you’ve successfully completed your Strides event, be sure to report your project in MyLion®. Service reporting provides our organization with important information on how Lions serve — allowing us to provide the best support possible.