Hours of operation are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Address is 1728 Washington Street, Marion, AL 36756 or P. O. Box 1153, Marion, Al 36756
Healthcare Task Force: Dr. David Potts, Chairperson Mr. William McFarland Mrs. Dorothy Hornbuckle Dr. Pilar Murphy , Samford University Frances Ford, Healthcare Coordinator
Social and Spiritual Task Force: Mrs. Chinester Herring, Secretary Rev. Eulas Kurtdoll Sr, Chairperson Minister Thelma Hogue Rev. Richard Bryant, Vice-Chairperson Mrs. Berdia Nelson Mrs. Ethelstean Conthan Mr. James May Mrs. Thelma Hoytte
The Diabetes Awareness Fun Day! Sponsored by SSOH, Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy, UAB School of Dentistry and the City of Marion. The event was to teach children about diabetes in a fun way. They learned about diabetes, portion sizes and the pretty plate for foods. There were seventy five Children to participate in the event. The parents were present also. Dr. Thorthon from UAB School of Dentistry did dental exams and provide free toothbrushes and toothpaste. The children were provided healthy snacks of fruit, water and hot dogs. There were several activities to promote exercise like hoopla hoop, yo-yo, hop scotch, and others. This was wonderful day for the participates to have fun while learning. The event was held at the Douglas Moore Park on Magnolia Drive, Marion, Alabama on Saturday, April 13, 2013.