Contact the JDRF
Western PA Chapter at 412-471-1414 or westernpa@jdrf.
As the largest charitable supporter of T1D research, JDRF
is currently sponsoring $568 million in scientific research in 17 countries.
is the largest charitable supporter of T1D research and is currently sponsoring $568 million in scientific research in 17 countries.
Olly, Jack and other members of the Huddersfield Parents Support Group for Children Living with Diabetes handed the cheque to JDRF
fundraising development officer, Chris Normington, at the Odeon cinema, John Smith's Stadium, on April 25.
Since beginning the partnership with JDRF
in 2008, customer donations have totaled more than $1.
Two ad agencies were charged with developing a grassroots digital campaign to position JDRF
as an organization focused on people with Type 1 diabetes (T1D) of all ages, and at all stages of the disease.
The Walk to Cure Diabetes is not only a fun day out for the whole family, but it is also a great way to help JDRF
continue to fund research.
research; over the last year, JDRF
has funded more than $137 million in
For more information, visit the JDRF
website at www.
Alex Lau, regional fundraising co-ordinator for JDRF
, said: "We think we raised over pounds 18,000 on the day.
is the world's largest juvenile diabetes philanthropy, distributing over $85 million in grants last year.
We have a great deal to celebrate tonight, and I am privileged to honor individuals who are so important to JDRF
and to recognize them for their many contributions," said Derek Rapp, JDRF
President and Chief Executive Officer.