It’s nearly here! Our 3rd JDRF One Walk! I’ve been a bit of a slacker this year in the fundraising department. I usually have three or four fundraisers and really try to raise money through our team page. However, life happened. We bought a house in April. Spent the next two months packing up fifteen… Continue reading JDRF Walk 2017.
We hope to see you tonight at the Goshen Culver’s tonight! This is our last Luke’s Lifesavers fundraiser for the 2016 JDRF One Walk! Come and eat, visit, sign up to walk with us on the 25th, and raise money for Luke’s Lifesavers and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation! See you there!
I cannot believe it’s September already! September means pumpkin pie blizzards at DQ, salted caramel hot cocoa at Starbucks, pumpkin spice lattes at Dunkin’ Donuts and… the Michiana JDRF One Walk!!! We are 69% of the way to making our goal of $2500.00 and still have a good ways to go! We have been working so hard to… Continue reading We’re coming into the home stretch!
Type 1 Diabetes is not a direct sentence to eating only meat and veggies. Luke can eat anything he wants, within reason, just like before his T1D diagnosis. If he wants five tacos for dinner, he eats five tacos for dinner. (He is a 12 1/2 year old growing boy, after all!) If he wants ice… Continue reading What T1D is NOT.
Want a really cool t-shirt that supports a really great cause? Grab a Luke’s Lifesavers t-shirt! What is Luke’s Lifesavers? Luke’s Lifesavers is our JDRF One Walk team name. Luke helped come up with the name last July when we decided to create a team for the walk. Why are you selling t-shirts? We are selling… Continue reading Luke’s Lifesavers t-shirts are waiting to be ordered!
We have officially kicked off One Walk season! Two weeks ago we attended the Progress to Type None One Walk Kickoff at the Kroc Center in South Bend. It was a ton of fun with rock climbing, swimming, playing in the gym, and most of all- meeting other Type 1 families. I finally got to… Continue reading Progress to Type None One Walk Kickoff.
September 25, 2016 marks the date of this year’s JDRF One Walk in Mishawaka. (Mark your calendars and walk with the Luke’s Lifesavers team!) Last year we barely made the walk. By the time we were diagnosed and felt comfortable with everything, it was just around the corner. We managed to raise $1200 in just a couple… Continue reading Our first fundraiser was a success!