Get a limited-edition
UM JDRF Walk
T-shirt for $5 by visiting
one of our tables
SAVE 20% on ALMOST
EVERYTHING (even sale
items & cosmetics) at the
"Cause for Celebration"
Parisian Sale on Sep. 19
Watch Nick Jonas's
JDRF Walk Video
The University of Michigan Health System is sponsoring teams for the 2010 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Ann Arbor-Dexter Walk to Cure Diabetes. JOIN OUR TEAM OR START YOUR OWN. Help us raise funds for vital and life-saving research for type 1 diabetes!
2010 U-M JDRF Walk Chair
Inas H. Thomas, M.D.
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
"Please join us at the JDRF walk on September 26 as we walk to raise money to find the cure for type 1 diabetes and, more importantly, to support our children and their families."
Sunday, September 26, 2010
Hudson Mills Metropark
8801 North Territorial Road
8:30 a.m. - Check-in
9:30 a.m. - Walk begins (Rain or shine!)
11:30 a.m. - Closing ceremony
Walk route is 3.5 miles
Strollers, wagons, and dogs on a leash are welcome
(No bikes or rollerblades, please)
Enjoy morning refreshments, post-Walk snacks, entertainment,
children's activities, and a scenic stroll on paved, flat terrain featuring lagoons,
wildlife, and the Huron River.
(Enter off North Territorial Road. Volunteers will direct you to parking.)
Can't join the walk? Other ways to help:
- Donate online
- Donate at our table at the Towsley Triangle Link:
11 am - 2 pm, Tuesday, Sep. 7 and Tuesday, Sep. 21
- Donate at our table at the Hospital Cafeteria:
11 am - 2 pm, Wednesday, Sep. 8 and Wednesday, Sep. 22
- Donate at one of the UMHS Ice Cream Socials [PDF]
- Shop at the "Cause for Celebration" Parisian Sale
DID YOU KNOW? ? ? ? ?
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) has awarded the University of Michigan with nearly $2.5 million dollars for diabetes research in the previous fiscal year alone!