POSTED: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 3:42pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 9:26am
Tyler, TX (KETK) — Texas football legend Earl Campbell will announce his support for a diabetes education project across East Texas at a press conference scheduled for 2:15 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013 at the Tyler Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce, Board Room, 2000 West Gentry Parkway, Tyler, Texas.
Mr. Campbell, whose family has been adversely affected by the disease, is endorsing the project to educate people how to live longer and better lives despite being afflicted with diabetes.
The project is sponsored by TMF® Health Quality Institute and facilitated by various local organizations in Tyler and surrounding counties as well as Harris, Jefferson, Travis and Dallas counties.