Shout-out to New Teams Raising over $500…

We’d like to give a quick shout-out to our New Walk Teams who have raised over $500 to date:  Jack’s Sugar Shakers ($2,220), Corin Thunderfist ($1,940), Team Slaughter ($1,300), Claire’s Cure ($1,175), Kure for Kie ($1,124), “D” SCORSONE ($930), Big Shots ($690) and Team Knockout ($514).  Keep up the fundraising! We have almost raised $95,000 […]

FAMILY TEAM SPOTLIGHT: T1D Super Brothers

FAMILY TEAM SPOTLIGHT: T1D Super Brothers

FAMILY TEAM SPOTLIGHT: T1D Super Brothers Tyler Winters was diagnosed with T1D at 2 1/2 in October 2011, and his first Walk was in 2012. Tyler and his family were blown away by the emotional impact it had because for the first time in almost a year they didn’t feel alone. It gave them a […]

FAMILY TEAM SPOTLIGHT: Peace Cure Emma

FAMILY TEAM SPOTLIGHT: Peace Cure Emma

Peace Cure Emma Emma was diagnosed on Nov. 8, 2006 at the age of 2 years old. She is 10 years old and in the 5th grade. Emma loves to dance, swim and be with her friends and family. Living with type 1 diabetes hasn’t been an easy road, but it is filled with lots […]

Team Spotlight: Jack’s Sugar Shakers

Team Spotlight: Jack’s Sugar Shakers- Congrats to this new team for raising $1,700! Jack is an energetic, fun loving, 6 year old. He loves playing baseball, watching football, and riding his bike. On Memorial Day 2014, after a fun family filled weekend, Jack was diagnosed with T1D. The initial shock sparked a lot of intrigue […]

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. […]