Kamloops (incl. YT)

Shianne Carswell
Fundraising Coordinator
347 W Seymour Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 1E8
Tel: 250.374.0599
Fax: 250.374.0599 (please call prior to faxing)


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2017 Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes


Sunday, June 11, 2017 Sunday, September 24, 2017
Kamloops – BC Wildlife Park East Kootenay, Cranbrook – Rotary Park
Sunday, June 25, 2017 Sunday, May 28, 2017
Prince George – College Heights Secondary School Whitehorse – Shipyards Park

We invite you to be part of something bigger than just a Walk. Join a powerful movement to create a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). Be part of a collective rally that brings together thousands of people whose lives are touched by T1D every day, who are tired of the hardship of this disease, who want to be heard, raise money, and change the face of T1D forever.


Click here to sign up today and walk with us to turn type one into type none!

For more information about event details and sponsorship, please contact Shianne Carswell at kamloops@jdrf.ca.

Thank you to our local sponsors for helping us turn type one to type none:


& Pronto Enterprises LTD.

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Community Events

Meet a Machine

Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10 am – 4 pm

Venue: Kamloops Pow Wow Grounds off the Yellowhead Hwy.

Cost: $5 per person/$15 per family

Come join us for our 3rd annual Meet a Machine event with all proceeds benefitting JDRF! We will have over 50 super cool machines that kids can touch, sit on, and in some cases, even ride! There will be pony buggy rides, face painting, a bouncy castle, food and refreshments, door prizes, and much more!

For more information, please contact Jim at: jicamoo@hotmail.com.

Check out all the fun from last year's event!

Some of the machines on site will include...

  • Helicopter
  • Dragster
  • Excavators
  • Telehandlers
  • Army vehicles
  • Vintage vehicles
  • Luxury Tour Coach
  • Pleasure crafts

Entertainment will include...

  • Face painting by donation
  • Bouncy castle 
  • Pony buggy rides $5 each or $10 for 2 to 4 kids/adults
  • Kamloops Woodworkers Guild demos and toy making
  • Big Little Science Centre Robotics
  • Fun & Games
  • Kamloops Belly Laughs Children's Events
  • Jump 'N' Jax Entertainment
  • Kamloops Makerspace Group
  • High Country Flyers
  • Heritage Model Railway Club
  • Kamloops Exploration Group

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors:
Platinum sponsor

Venue sponsor

Print sponsor

Bronze sponsor
KGHM Ajax Mining

Media sponsors
B100/98.3 CIFM

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For more information, click here or contact Deborah Cushing at 604-292-2771 or by email at dcushing@jdrf.ca.

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Lets turn type one into type none