SAVE THE DATE: JDRF's "Kids for a Cure" Day in Ottawa

Remarkable kids from across Canada to meet with parliamentarians to highlight type 1 diabetes (T1D) research

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Next week, children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) from all across Canada will descend on Ottawa for JDRF's "Kids for a Cure" Day, to meet with parliamentarians, create awareness around T1D, talk about some of the challenges they face on a daily basis, and highlight how T1D research and innovation has improved their lives.

The theme of this year's "Kids for a Cure" Day is "Living Proof… that a cure is within reach."  These 40 remarkable kids submitted their inspiring stories to be Living Proof Champions for "Kids for a Cure" Day.

Where:   Parliament Hill, Ottawa
   
When:   Tuesday, November 27, 2012


 

SOURCE: JDRF

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Or to book an interview with a JDRF spokesperson in advance of "Kids for a Cure" Day, please contact:

Eric McLean
Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Eric.mclean@hkstrategies.ca
613-786-9943