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 Toronto Ride for Diabetes Research. The 2013 Toronto Ride takes place on Thursday, September 26 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Approximately 1,800 corporate teams will participate to help JDRF reach their fundraising goal of $3.25 million in Toronto. Nationally, over 23,500 participants take part in the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research to raise funds to support research to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). Please take a look at some of the photos from the market open.