Caitlyn Fowlkes Receives Shining Star Walk Award

Thank you again to all the attendees of the Walk Awards Party on March 17th! Pictures will be posted soon.  You all are the reason our 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes was such a success!! If you were unable to attend the party, not to worry. We have your awards in the office! You can […]

Welcome McKenzie Graham, Development Coordinator

JDRF Central Oklahoma welcomes our newest staff member, McKenzie Graham!  McKenzie is the new Development Coordinator.  She is an Iowa native and graduated from the University of Iowa where she interned with the Eastern Iowa JDRF Chapter.   She was diagnosed with T1D when she was eight and has been involved with JDRF since that time.  […]

Ford Race Car Contest- Entries Due March 13

Calling all race car fans!We’re excited to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the “Our Everyday Heroes” Race Car Design Contest for JDRF, hosted by Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire and Auto Centers! Children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), ages 5 to 18, can submit their original designs to your local JDRF Chapter by […]

T1D Awareness in conjunction with NDAM…

T1D Awareness in conjunction with NDAM…

3 million Americans live with type one diabetes.  We’d like to make that number zero. Turning Type One into Type None begins with education. The #T1D4aDay challenge is one way to help people have that learning moment. Invite others to sign up today & use the hashtag #T1D4aDay and visit @TypeOneNation to connect and discuss. […]

Charlie Kimball will be at the walk!

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 […]