Annually The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi presents “put the brakes on diabetes” with the “Car for a Cure” giveaway. One ticket holder will win a Honda Civic LX. Proceeds from “Car for a Cure” benefit the children’s programs of the foundation such as Camp Kandu, Mississippi’s only camp for children with diabetes and their families. Tickets are $25 each or buy three and get one free. The drawing will be June 23. Getting ready for the event are (from left, back) Warren Jones, Hannah Byrd, Larry Ratzlaff, Susan Murphy,Tony Sanders, Stan Dickens, Irena McClain, David Joseph; and (front) Mary Fortune, Cadden Christie and Marcie Robertson. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.msdiabetes.org or call 601-957-7878.