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1. Mark Nicholson: Volunteer Profile

We recently had the opportunity to speak to Mark Nicholson, a long-time JDRF volunteer and supporter about his experience volunteering and why he continues to support JDRF. We are so thankful for the thousands of volunteers that support JDRF each year. 


2. Last minute fundraising ideas

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


3. Grow your team and be the Walking for a Cure Type!

The 2015 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is right around the corner and there is still time to grow your team and exceed your fundraising goal! This year, our goal is to raise $7.4 million. With your help, we can exceed our goal and make an impact on the lives of over 300,000 people affected by T1D.


4. Four more weeks until the TELUS Walk!

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.


5. Walk Wednesday Series: Fundraising tips for the office

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.


6. 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.


7. Creative Ways to Boost Your Fundraising with Suzanne Reisler Litwin

We are getting close to “Show Time!” That’s what I call the Walk. In the play, “Gypsy” the dancers had to figure out a way to get the attention of their patrons. The dancers with the most experience told the youthful girls,


8. James Coones: Living his childhood dreams, despite having T1D

James Coones: Living his childhood dreams, despite having T1D


9. TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes - Fundraising tips for the office - Copy

If you’re participating in the 2014 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.


10. Register and Recruit for the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes

 The TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is on the horizon and there is still time to get involved. Join more than 45,000 people across Canada as we come together as a community committed to raising funds for research to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D).


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