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Parksville: 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes

June 22 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF aims to raise $5.0 million to accelerate the pace of research

Over 35,000 Canadians will rally on the day from coast to coast for the 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF.

The Walk takes place in cities across Canada to raise funds for life-changing type 1 diabetes research. This year, JDRF aims to raise $5.0 million to accelerate the pace of type 1 diabetes research, and help turn type one into type none. 2019 marks the26th anniversary of the Walk which proudly has the support of NHL player, Max Domi, as National Spokesperson. Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 12, Max knows first-hand that it takes a team to fight this disease.

Take part & find inspiration, courage & strength from all those who are walking proudly, supporting a cause that is close to their hearts.

What: 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF
When: June 22
Media should please check-in at the registration table
Time: 8:30am Registration Open, 10:45am Opening Ceremonies, 11:00am Walk Start
Where: Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park, Picnic Area #1
Who: JDRF representative Jessica Koch, Manager of Fundraising and Development JDRF Vancouver Island

Check-in’s at 9:30am, the walk begins at 11am, to register, donate, or for more information, hit the link! https://jdrf.akaraisin.com/ui/jdrfwalk19/g/19466?_ga=2.227894365.1508270753.1549564895-1522194611.1549564895

 

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Venue

Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
1240 Rath Road
Parksville, BC Canada
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