JDRF Blog

Rider Profile: Mary Norris

 I have been participating in the JDRF Ride since 1989, while working for a TD.  When I became involved, it seemed like a good cause and a great team building event to take part in. At the first event I attended, there were just a handful of bikes at the Toronto Delta Chelsea hotel, ...


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.


Register and Recruit for the 2013 JDRF Ride!

 If you would like to get involved in an exciting, high-energy event while raising funds for diabetes research, you won’t want to miss this year’s JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research. The event is a stationary ride that brings together over 23,500 business leaders and employees at 22 locations ...


JDRF takes corporate Canada by storm!

On June 20, 2013, JDRF took Corporate Canada by storm in select corporate centres across the country. Specifically in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, London and Regina, JDRF was on-site to promote their signature fundraising event the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research - a stationary bike challenge to move ...


Ride Volunteers are Integral for Success

“Volunteers are integral to the success of the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research and raising essential funds to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). From senior leaders in their businesses to department leads to team captains, and everyone in between, we could not accomplish what ...


T1D Champion, Lorne Shiff Gears Up for JDRF International's Ride to Cure Diabetes

Meet Lorne Shiff. Lorne has been a member of the JDRF family his entire life; his parents, Helaine and Allan Shiff, helped establish JDRF Canada back in 1974 shortly after Lorne was diagnosed with T1D. He is a valued member of the JDRF Board of Directors, a proud father, and a true T1D champion. This ...


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