Health foundation assists UPDON

The Upper Peninsula Diabetes and Outreach Network recently received a $22,036.77 gift from the Superior Health Foundation. Laura Jarvi, Superior Health Foundation; Sheri Davie and Shelby Bischoff, members of the SHF Board of Directors; Jim LaJoie, executive director of the SHF; Ann Constance, director of UPDON; Dr. Dan Arnold, president of the SHF Board of Directors; and Kristen Cambensy, office manager of UPDON. UPDON partnered with the Superior Health Foundation on its annual gala in September and shared equally in the net proceeds. The funding will be used to launch U.P.-wide telephone diabetes education in the Upper Peninsula.