Mark Stevens named corporate chairman of 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes for second year
The Walk to Cure Diabetes is the signature event for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), the leading charitable funder and advocate of type 1 diabetes research worldwide. JDRF is dedicated to finding a cure for the disease and its complications.
Stevens has a 10-year-old son who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2011. As chairman, Stevens intends to increase awareness and raise funds for this disease while representing the Stevens Construction team at the event.
Stevens served as corporate chairman for the 2012 Walk to Cure, which raised $173,000 in Fort Myers.
Active in the community, Stevens has served as president of the Lee County Building Industry Association (BIA) from 2008-2010, and currently serves on the board of the Lee BIA, Builders Care and the Horizon Council.
For more information on the Walk to Cure Diabetes, please visit http://www.jdrf.org.
With offices in Fort Myers, Tampa and Orlando, Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting, and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control, and warranty service. The company builds healthcare, commercial, public and hospitality facilities throughout Florida. For information, visit http://www.stevensconstructioninc.com or call 239-936-9006.