This year’s ADA Tour de Cure was a success. The weather was beautiful, the turnout was good, and Joey reached the “Champion” level of fundraising for the event. Let’s face it, fundraising is the key to any event that we are a part of, it’s the only way to fund the programs that the ADA… Continue reading Joey at the Tour de Cure Bike Ride
We have been fundraising for Joey’s American Diabetes Association’s Tour de Cure bike ride for a few months now. We decided to offer an Italian dinner, complete 3 course meal, with cocktails, music and candlelight, poolside. When we started the contest we were at $344.00, after only 2 days, we were at $1,433! We raised… Continue reading Contests DO help to raise money; along with great family and friends.
Joey is an incredible kid, willing to put himself out there to represent the thousands of kids with type 1 diabetes. He really does have a strong sense of responsibility to being the teenage face of type 1 diabetes, meaning that he is funny, well liked, a good student, he’s healthy, good at sports, loves… Continue reading Did someone say Service?
Joey has been involved in fundraising for type 1 diabetes research since 2007 when his nephew Cooper was diagnosed at 22 months old. Who would have ever imagined that 2 years later, Joey would be diagnosed with the same chronic illness? And beyond that, who would have ever imagined that Joey and Cooper would become… Continue reading I Ride With T1Diabetes! Join me for the Ride of My life…