Team Pizz

RAISED:

$2,497

GOAL:

$1,000

  • We're walking for Kristen!

    We're walking for Kristen!

We will turn Type One into Type None

Welcome to our JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes team page (Team Pizz) !  

In honor of Kristen Odorico, we're taking steps to help JDRF progressively remove the impact of type 1 diabetes (T1D) from people's lives until no one has to fear developing this disease. By joining our Walk to Cure Diabetes team and making a donation to JDRF, you'll raise money to help fund critical T1D research and create a world without T1D.

Type 1 diabetes is a life-threatening autoimmune disease in which a person's pancreas stops producing insulin. It strikes both children and adults suddenly and changes life as they know it forever. It cannot be prevented and there is no cure.

JDRF is the only global organization with a strategic research plan to fight T1D. Every dollar JDRF is able to direct toward research comes from donors like you.

The challenge we've set ourselves - to raise money for JDRF and to walk - is modest compared to the daily challenges of life with T1D, which involves a 24/7, unrelenting cycle of blood sugar testing and insulin injections to manage the disease.

We would love for anyone and everyone to walk with us, donate to our team and support our efforts!! Every penny counts in helping people like Kristen someday live a life diabetes-free! 

Thank you for your support, and we'll see you on Walk day!

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WALK DETAILS

Date and time

September 21, 2014
Check-in: 11:00 AM
Starts: 12:00 PM
Length of walk: 1.5 Miles

Location

Warner Park
2930 N. Sherman Ave.
Madison, WI 53704

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CONTACT

Elizabeth Meland
Email | (608) 833-2873

Western Wisconsin Chapter
434 S. Yellowstone Drive
Suite 201
Madison, WI 53719

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