The TriLife Christian Block Party for Jesus will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2010, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at the Historical Society of Talbot County on 17 S. Washington Street in Easton,Maryland. The annual event will feature a healthy soul food cook-off, with the winner receiving a $ 50 gift card to a local grocery store. Judges will select the best dish according to ease of preparation, economical and healthy ingredients, and presentation. The event will feature First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign against childhood obesity, as well as will offer blood pressure screenings and other resources for achieving optimal health.
The event is co-sponsored by Eastern Shore Cancer Research Network (ESCRN), a Marylandnon-profit corporation providing educational programs to the residents of the Eastern Shore,Maryland about breast, colon, lung, prostate and ovarian cancer prevention, the importance of early detection and screening, and cancer treatment. ESCRN addresses the differences in health care outcomes for minority and underserved individuals affected by cancer. Through education, cancer patients are linked to national, regional, and local organizations that provide aid to them and their families, as well as access to participating in cancer treatment trials. At the same time, ESCRN is promoting wellness to modify risk factors for developing cancer.
For further information, contact the TriLife Christian Center at 410.763.7955 or email@example.com.