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.
If you’re participating in the 2015 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 will help increase your pledges.
Mother’s Day is less than one week away and we’d like to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to all of the incredible moms that we come into contact with every day!
This week on April 28 and 29, JDRF will be hosting the 2015 JDRF Annual General Meeting. It is a great opportunity to unite volunteers and staff from across Canada to celebrate the successes we’ve experienced as an organization in 2014, and to hear exciting updates on type ...
The TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is right around the corner and there is still time to get involved. Join more than 45,000 people across Canada as we come together committed to raising funds for research to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D).
Before I was diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 9, I became gaunt. Now that I see pictures taken before diagnosis, all I can see are my hollow cheeks and bony body. It’s interesting at the time that nobody recognized that my gaunt appearance meant that something was wrong.
The Annual Walk Wednesday blog post series has officially begun! Our very first post of 2015 is dedicated to our OUTSTANDING TELUS Walk Volunteers! Without all of you, the Walk would not be the amazing event that it is today.
This week is set aside each year to honour the extensive commitment and dedication our volunteers demonstrate through their continuous support. We are extremely thankful - because of your hard work JDRF is uniquely positioned to create a future without type 1 diabetes (T1D).
National Volunteer week is fast approaching and there are so many opportunities for you to become a part of the JDRF Volunteer Network.
In this issue you will find an interview with our President and CEO, program and research highlights, exciting new initiatives, upcoming events and as always, updates from the offices across Canada.