In the News

The mission of Dancing for Diabetes is to spread awareness through the art of dance to better educate the community, raise funds to find a cure, and inspire those with Type 1 Diabetes to live healthy and active lives.  We are so appreciative of the support of our local and national media for picking up our story and spreading the word –   Together we fight against diabetes through fundraising and awareness.  

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4th Annual Bowl for a Cause Raised $15,000 to Support Type 1 Diabetes 

Dancing for Diabetes Founder, Elizabeth Forrest – nominated for 2019 Women Who Mean Business

Hundreds of Central Florida Dancers – using their talents raising funds to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes.

The 18th Annual Dancing for Diabetes Show at the Bob Carr Theater – $100,000 Check to the Diabetes Research Institute

Dancing for Diabetes Founder, Elizabeth Forrest – nominated for Womens Inspired Leadership Award

November 2018 – Radio Interview Real Talk Central Florida FM 101.9

Orlando Magazine – A World of Good

Orlando Family Magazine – A New Reality

Orlando Weekly – Performing Arts Events this Fall

Press Release – November is National Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes is an Everyday Reality for Nearly 30 Million Americans

Featured on Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center Website

September 2018 – Business Journal – Dance Show Benefits Diabetes Research

Press Release – 18th Annual Dancing for Diabetes

June 2017 – Diabetes Dad – 2017 Lisa Award 

Orlando Magazine – Women of the Year

World of Dance Season 2 –  A hip-hop team that loves to do good – The Funkywunks has performed at Dancing for Diabetes.