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Kitchener ON N2M 1N6
Table of Contents
- TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes
- Events Calendar
- Ladies Night: Fifty Shades of Grey
- Ride for Diabetes Research
The 2015 Walk to Cure Diabetes is on its way! It's time to start thinking about how we are going to raise the most money we have ever raised to continue our fight against type 1 diabetes (T1D)!
Let's work together to strengthen our community and show the world that T1D can be beat!
2015 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes dates:
Cambridge: May 31, 2015
Guelph: June 7, 2015
Waterloo: June 14, 2015
Owen Sound: June 20, 2015
Look for updates in our upcoming e-bulletins!
If you are not on our mailing list and would like to be, contact us!
Upcoming Local Events
Family Swimming Event: Bring the family for a fun filled swimming party! Date and Location TBD
Family Day: Family day is February 16! If you have any suggestions as to how we should celebrate, let us know!
18th Annual Re-Fridgee-Eighter Run: this ice cold run takes place at RIM park, starting at 10:00 a.m. on February 22
Finding Balance Workshop: This event is about the emotional and psychological effects that type 1 diabetes has on those living with the disease. This event will run from 10:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m. and includes breakout sessions and guest speakers. Date and Location TBD
Sneaker Ball: Join us as we kick off the 2015 Walk season! Enjoy delicious food, great company and a silent auction as we get ramped up for the biggest family event of the year! Date and Location TBD
Family Event: All of our Grey Bruce families, this one is for you! An exciting, family friendly event is being planned for your area! If you have any suggestions on how to celebrate your hard work and dedication to JDRF, let us know!
The KIP Group meets on the third Tuesday of every month at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Kitchener. If you would like more information on these meetings, please contact our office!
Enjoy a pre-screening of the soon-to-be box office hit, along with delicious appetizers and a silent auction at Borealis restaurant.
The proceeds from the silent auction will go to JDRF to further research into a cure!
If you have access to items that you think would a hit on the silent auction table, please let us know!
Through our mailing list we send out helpful information about living with T1D, information about upcoming events, and new and exciting research updates! If you are not part of our email list and would like to be, let us know!
If you have a young one in school, be sure to review the JDRF School ToolKit
Be sure to like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter to stay up-to-date with all of the amazing things JDRF is doing!
Congratulations to our Corporate Challenge Cup Champions, Sun Life FC 46 for their amazing efforts toward the 2014 ride!
Thank you to all those who participated in the 2014 Ride for Diabetes Research. We couldn't have had such a great event without you! We look forward to seeing you when we get ready to ride again in 2015!