JDRF Blog

How far would you go for T1D research?

We want to know how far you would go to make a difference in the lives of over 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D)!


Were you the type to walk for a cure?

Were you the type to make a difference in type 1 diabetes (T1D) research this weekend? On June 14, over 45,000 Canadians joined together to make an impact on the lives of those living with T1D. 


Joelle's Gang is the Walk Since 2006 Type

This year, Joelle’s Gang is marking its 10-year anniversary for the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes in Montreal. For the past decade, this team of extremely passionate people, led by Samantha and Justin Vineberg, their family and friends, continues to be one of the biggest fundraising ...


Looking to donate to JDRF? Get students involved too!

This June, make your end of the year party a charitable one! Encourage your students to fundraise, build a sense of community, and make a difference in the fight against type 1 diabetes (T1D)! 


JDRF Canada has reached a Facebook Milestone!

Thanks to you we have reached over 20,000 likes! Thank you for your continued support to turn type one into type none.


Are you the won't stop until there is a cure type?

The 2015 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is right around the corner and there is still time to exceed your fundraising goal! This year, our goal is to raise $7.4 million.


Young Adult Series

The transition from child to young adult can be very challenging, especially when you throw type 1 diabetes (T1D) into the mix. JDRF reached out to a group of young adults living with T1D and asked them to share their experiences on a wide-array of topics.


Last minute fundraising ideas

With the ​TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes less than four weeks away, here are some last minute fundraising ideas to help you reach or surpass your fundraising goals.


Grow your team and be the Walking for a Cure Type!

The 2015 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is right around the corner and there is still time to grow your team and exceed your fundraising goal! This year, our goal is to raise $7.4 million. With your help, we can exceed our goal and make an impact on the lives of over 300,000 people affected by T1D.


Four more weeks until the TELUS Walk!

With only four weeks to go until the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes, there is still plenty of time to recruit a team and register to Walk. Each year over 45,000 Canadians make the commitment to walk, fundraise or pledge a friend who is participating in the event.


Lets turn type one into type none