Did you know that 30,000 people are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes each year?
Join NBC Connecticut and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) for One Walk on the following dates:
- Sunday, Oct. 4 in New Haven (emceed by Leslie Mayes)
- Sunday, Oct. 18 at Six Flags New England in Agawam, Massachusetts
- Sunday, Oct. 25 at the Pratt and Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford (emceed by Kevin Nathan)
JDRF, which spearheads the walks, is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research.
The goal of JDRF research is to improve the lives of all people affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing, better treating and preventing T1D.