Saige's Sugar Soldiers





We will turn Type One into Type None

Welcome to our JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes Team Page for Saige’s Sugar Soldiers! 

We are taking the steps to help achieve JDRF's mission: to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research. The money our JDRF Walk Team raises will go directly to support this life-changing research.

We have a personal connection to type 1 diabetes (T1D) as Terry is not only my husband but, he is also the father of Saige. At age 13, Terry was diagnosed with this life changing disease. While research and treatment have come a very long way in the past 26 years, JDRF is still searching for a CURE. 

On September 27, 2012, at the age of 7, our daughter Saige was also diagnosed with T1D. If you know Saige, then you know that she is a very strong and determined little girl. As soon as she knew about the WALK she was ready to get her team lined up. 

We would love for you to help us take the steps to stomp out T1D for Saige, Terry and Everyone living with T1D.

Simply click on the Join this Team button, make a donation and begin fundraising. It is simple, fast and fun! If you are unable Walk that day, any donations are greatly appreciated. 

Thank you for your support!

The Woods Family






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Date and time

May 10, 2014
Registration: 8:00 AM
Starts: 9:30 AM
Length of walk: 1 mile


Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 E. Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50317



Tori Lemke
(515) 802-3333

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