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There are 10 item(s) tagged with the keyword "ride".

1. Lorne Shiff takes on the JDRF Ride Again!

Lorne Shiff 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, ...


2. 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)!


3. Revving up for National Volunteer Week 2015

National Volunteer week is fast approaching and there are so many opportunities for you to become a part of the JDRF Volunteer Network.


4. I Ride for a Cure for my Daughter

I participated a second year and heard another story which also broke my heart. I kept raising money and was thankful all my children were healthy. Then, in February 2011, out of the blue, my daughter Charlotte was diagnosed with T1D and our lives changed. 


5. JDRF Canada Opens the Market

On Friday, September 20, Dave Prowten, President & CEO, JDRF Canada, and Charlotte Romain, Youth Ambassador, JDRF Canada joined Eleanor Fritz, Director, Compliance & Disclosure, Toronto Stock Exchange to open the market and raise awareness of the 25th annual ...


6. FAQs for Ride Day

 With the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research quickly approaching, we wanted to answer some frequently asked questions to make sure Ride day runs as smooth as possible.


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. Peddling for dollars

The music’s pumping, the cheers of encouragement are ringing out and the energy level is through the roof. Every year, teams of volunteer riders — a great number of whom are from financial services firms — pedal their hearts out on stationary bicycles at the Ride for Diabetes Research, ...


10. The other diabetes - written by Brandie Weikle

When Halle Stasyna was 11, she got sick. But this time it wasn't just another cold picked up at school.


Lets turn type one into type none