Lancaster Walk to Cure Diabetes

Sammy, who's team Sammy's Striders was the top fundraising team this year, leads off the walk with Rufus the bear with diabetes and friends.

Sammy, who’s team Sammy’s Striders was the top fundraising team this year, leads off the walk with Rufus the bear with diabetes and friends.

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!

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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

Fundraising Tips for Team Captains
The Basics: How to Fundraise for the Walk to Cure Diabetes
For Family Teams
For Corporate Teams
Sneaker Sales
Using your Walker Participant Center for Online Fundraising
Fundraising with Facebook
Don’t forget to ask your employer if they participate in Matching Gifts.  More information on Matching Gifts can be found here.
Walker Collection Form
Questions? The JDRF Central PA Chapter Staff is here as a resource for you!  We can help you with registration, fundraising, or general questions.  Please contact the JDRF office at lmcpherson@jdrf.org or call (717) 901-6489.