JDRF Blog

MP Patrick Brown Shares his Key to a Successful Fundraising Campaign

Patrick Brown, Member of Parliament for Barrie and Chair of the All-Party Juvenile Diabetes Caucus on Parliament Hill, is a devoted advocate of type 1 diabetes (T1D) and longstanding supporter of JDRF. Find out about his most recent successful fundraiser, as he conquered the ING New York ...


Giving Tuesday

Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday but there is a new movement coming to Canada this year called #GivingTuesday! #GivingTuesday encourages individuals to donate to their charity of choice or to volunteer their time and help make a difference on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. ...


My Mongol Derby Adventure

In the post below, Lynn describes her exciting journey through Mongolia and the challenges that she experienced throughout this incredibly tough race.


JDRF 2013 Galas: Raising Funds for T1D Research

Every year, JDRF offices across Canada and their respective Gala committees come up with a unique theme for their location’s annual JDRF Gala.  Thousands of families, volunteers, donors, partners and sponsors come out for an elegant evening complete with an enticing formal ...


JDRF Ride 2013 Fundraising Ideas

Fundraising doesn’t have to stop at asking friends, family and co-workers to support you! There are lots of fun ways to raise money for the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research. Here are some fun ways to fundraise that will help you reach and exceed your fundraising goal while enjoying ...


Fundraising Tips

 Raising funds for the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research can be fun and rewarding. Different incentive prizes are offered when you reach advanced levels in your fundraising process.


TELUS Walk – Last minute fundraising ideas

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


TELUS Walk – Fundraising tips for Family Teams

You can get creative with your fundraising for the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes, and see great results!  


TELUS Walk - Fundraising tips for the office

If you’re participating in the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes, we’ve got some great fundraising tips for you! Whether you work for a participating organization or you’re fundraising for a family team, these office fundraisers can help increase your pledges.


JDRF Global Challenge: The Ultimate Experience!

Are you looking for an adventure of a lifetime? Want to help raise crucial funds that will continue to drive research efforts to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D) and its complications?


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