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1. Were you the type to walk for a cure?

Were you the type to make a difference in type 1 diabetes (T1D) research this weekend? On June 14, over 45,000 Canadians joined together to make an impact on the lives of those living with T1D. 


2. Walk Wednesday Series: Are you the Walking for a Cure Type?

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


3. It’s National Volunteer Week!

This week is set aside each year to honour the extensive commitment and dedication our volunteers demonstrate through their continuous support. We are extremely thankful - because of your hard work JDRF is uniquely positioned to create a future without type 1 diabetes (T1D).


4. JDRF is turning type one into type none!

Last week from Wednesday, June 11 to Friday, June 13, we hosted the 2014 JDRF Annual General Meeting. It was a great opportunity to unite volunteers and staff from across Canada to celebrate the successes we’ve experienced as an organization in 2013, and to hear exciting updates ...


5. Did you join the community?

Where did you join the community this weekend? On Sunday, June 8, I personally joined the community in Vancouver, BC for the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes.What an incredible, fun-filled day at Stanley Park!


6. Andrew McWiggan: Engaging your community and raising funds

Fundraising is not always easy. There are so many organizations out there trying to raise money. You have to find ways to differentiate yourself, be creative and build connections with people in your community.


7. 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).


8. The Moncton Touch-A-Truck was a Huge Success!

On September 28, 2013 the Moncton Chapter of JDRF Canada organized an exciting event called Touch-A-Truck, which was a complete success. The event helped raise critical funds for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research and was one of the highlight events of September for the Moncton community.


9. JDRF's Blog Anniversary

 At JDRF we are always looking for ways we can connect with individuals affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) across Canada and the rest of the world.


10. Melissa Arnold is our August “Volunteer of the Month”

JDRF continues to rely on the support and dedication of our many volunteers across Canada. We are happy to highlight Melissa Arnold of Halifax, Nova Scotia who is our August Volunteer of the Month.


Lets turn type one into type none