Thank you to all of the teams, families, and friends who raised money to find a cure and came out to the Lancaster Walk to Cure Diabetes on Sunday, June 1 at Clipper Magazine Stadium!
Thanks to all of your had work, we have raised over $37,000 for diabetes research, and the funds keep coming in! Remember, you have until June 30 to turn in donations, so keep on making those asks!
To view and purchase pictures from the Walk, please visit www.JDRFwalk.photoherald.com and enter the password “cure”. A big thanks to TimMcGowan Studio (www.timmcgowanstudio.com) for donating photography services!
Walk to Cure Diabetes – What to Expect
The Lancaster Walk to Cure Diabetes is Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Clipper Magazine Stadium. Last year’s walk had around 600 participants, and we are hoping for even more this year! The Walk Route is approximately 1.4 miles long. Along with the walk itself, you can expect fun kids activities, entertainment, music, food and beverages, and the opportunity to meet other families in the Lancaster area affected by Type 1 Diabetes.
Please see our Lancaster Walk Day News You Can Use for more important Walk Day information!
Stay for the Game!
After the Walk, we invite you to stay and enjoy the Barnstormers Baseball game with us – admission to the game is free for all fundraising Walk teams and individuals.
Walk Day Schedule:
10:30 am – Walk Registration
11:30 am – Walk Start
1:00 pm – Barnstormers Baseball Game Starts!
Fundraising Tips for the Walk to Cure Diabetes
Using your Walker Participant Center for Online Fundraising
Create a Walk Personal Page in Minutes – Make sure you share your story – upload pictures and/or videos, write about why you Walk and how T1D has affected you. It helps your donors understand why you are asking for their support, and will motivate them to donate!
How to Send Emails through Your Participant Center – the easiest and most effective way to fundraise!
Don’t forget to ask your employer if they participate in Matching Gifts. More information on Matching Gifts can be found firstname.lastname@example.org or call (717) 901-6489.