NBC Connecticut is proud to connect you to JDRF One Walk for a World without Type 1 Diabetes.
On October 22, NBC Connecticut reporter Alessandra Martinez will be the emcee of the walk at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. This family fun walk will help raise money for important research.
Type 1 diabetes is an unpreventable autoimmune disease that attacks children and adults unexpectedly. The JDRF annual walk brings together people from all over the country to change the future of type 1 diabetes.
Come walk with us to help change “Type One into Type None” With the JDRF One Walk for a World without Type 1 Diabetes.
There are several other locations and dates for walks across Connecticut:
- October 1: Yale University Yale Bowl, New Haven, CT
- October 15: Danbury Fair Mall, Danbury, CT
- October 22: Rentschler Field, East Hartford, CT
- October 29: Brien McMahon High School, Norwalk, CT
Registration for the walk is free, but walkers are encouraged to participate in a fundraiser.