Diabetes hoops camp
The Moses E. Cheeks Slam Dunk for Diabetes Basketball Camp, which includes coaches from the Chicago Bulls Training Academy, will take place June 23 to 25. The free program is for youth 5 to 18 who have diabetes. The camp teaches the fundamentals of living with diabetes and offers a place where participants gain confidence in a safe, structured and supportive atmosphere. The program is designed to teach participants the relationship between food, exercise and insulin, as well as basketball skills. Campers will receive a Bulls team bag, T-shirt, player evaluation form and graduation certificate. Contact Monica Joyce, camp director, to register.