Join us to visit with Tom Brobson about his compelling experience with the artificial pancreas and the promise that JDRF funded research holds for all people with T1D. Tom Brobson has worn an artificial pancreas (AP) in the real world for three days as part of a JDRF-funded clinical trial. Leaving the hospital setting behind, […]
OKC Walkers, congratulations on an amazing job of fundraising for this year’s walk. To date, we have raised $154,742. The rain didn’t stop us on Walk Day and won’t stop us on our walk until Type One becomes Type None.
Virtual Walkers, Please take a moment to review our JDRF Walk Day News for VIRTUAL WALKERS It contains detailed information regarding how to turn in funds to JDRF and highlights some of our post-Walk activities.
It’s almost walkin’ time! If you haven’t heard, there will be a drawing at the walk for 4 VIP Ticket to Gala 2014! Check out the details on how you can get your name in the drawing!
Tyler Winters with T1D Avengers turned in $100 today! His team has raised $2,102! He is ready to walk on Saturday, and we can’t wait to see everyone there! There is a chance of rain, so make sure you bring your raincoat & umbrella- we will walk rain or shine!
Team Spotlight: Team Big Red (currently raised over $3,000) Michael Cummins is the Team Captain for Big Red. Michael is 29 and was diagnosed three years ago with T1D. He was originally misdiagnosed as type 2 and experienced serious complications. His mom says, “Our family walks for JDRF because we all believe in the artificial […]
We are excited to announce that we will have IZOD IndyCar Series race car driver, Charlie Kimball, at this year’s walk! Charlie Kimball is an open-wheel race car driver with Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing in the IZOD IndyCar series. Now in his third INDYCAR season, Kimball is the first licensed driver with diabetes in […]
Janelle Semmel is the Team Captain of Natalie’s Ninjas. She is the proud mother of Natalie Semmel, who was diagnosed with T1D in 2011 at the age of 11. Natalie’s Ninjas has raised over $1,300 for this year’s walk. To raise money, Janelle has utilized Facebook to promote her team! Janelle says “I have been […]