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1. The necessary evolution of how we fund a cure

“Our Ride first started with 8 stationary bikes and 20 people.” Peter Oliver, one of the founders of the Oliver and Bonacini Restaurant Family and a passionate leader in the type 1 diabetes community, was there at the beginning.


2. How one tech professional is spending his 50th dia-versary riding 200 miles to raise funds for T1D research

This year marks Miguel Alvarez’s 50th year living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). To recognize his monumental dia-versary, his sights are set on conquering two century-ride (100 mile) cycling challenges hosted by JDRF. The Sun Life Ride to Defeat Diabetes for JDRF iRides are destination rides in c...


3. 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 ...


4. 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 Resea...


5. 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