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11. JDRF to Provide Additional Support for Upcoming Clinical Trial of ViaCyte's Encapsulated Cell Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the world’s largest non-profit supporter of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, and ViaCyte, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company, jointly announced that JDRF is providing additional milestone-based funding for the continued development of ViaCyte’s VC-01™...


12. Six-Time Ironman and Type 1 Diabetes Athlete Sebastien Sasseville to Take on Solo 7500 km Run Across Canada

Endurance athlete, six-time Ironman and one of more than 3 million Canadians living with diabetes, Sebastien Sasseville will undertake a solo run across the country in a personal mission to inspire, educate and empower other people with diabetes to pursue their dreams.


13. Why JDRF

Founded over 40 years ago by families of children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), JDRF is the leading global organization funding T1D research in 18 countries. Our mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and better treat T1D.


14. Request for More Information

Request further information on how you can leave a planned gift to JDRF Canada.


15. Gifts of Securities & Flow-Thru Shares

A gift of securities is often of interest to individuals who have appreciated securities and would like to make a more significant donation during their lifetime or who intend to leave a bequest to a charity like JDRF Canada.


16. Charitable Bequest

Leave a legacy by donating a planned gift to JDRF through a bequest


17. RRSP/RRIF Funds

Find out about how you can leave a planned gift to JDRF by donating your RRSP or RRIF.


18. Bequest Wording

Sample bequest wording for those leaving a gift to JDRF in their will


19. The Beta Society

By joining the Beta Society, you will help ensure JDRF’s work continues until our mission is accomplished.


20. Bonnie and Terry Jackson's Story

September 19, 1978, is a day that Bonnie and Terry Jackson will never forget. That was the day that their eldest daughter, Joanna, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D), at the age of 5. They recall vividly the green jumper that she was wearing as they drove to the Montreal Children’s Hospi...


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