$100,000 CHALLENGE - JDRF One Walk

July 30, 2014

Albert M. Berriz and Ambassador Ronald N. Weiser are thrilled to announce an exciting partnership between JDRF and McKinley.  To motivate and encourage the Ann Arbor business community to get involved in preventing, treating and curing type 1 diabetes (T1D) McKinley will match each corporate sponsorship of the 2014 JDRF One Walk-Ann Arbor, dollar for dollar up to a total of $100,000.  This challenge is an extension of the generous commitment McKinley has made as the Presenting Sponsor. 


DOUBLE the impact of your corporate support by taking the challenge!


Your corporate investment in the JDRF One Walk-Ann Arbor will support reasearch that improves the quality of life of the over 72,000 people with T1D in Michigan and over 3 million people nationwide.  JDRF has invested $35 million in promising research conducted at the University of Michigan Health System in the last 10 years alone.


McKinley, headquartered in Ann Arbor, is a leading owner and manager of multifamily and  commercial real estate throughout the country.


JDRF is the leading global organization funding T1D research.  JDRF's goal is to progressively remove the impact of T1D until Type One becomes Type None.

                                                                 $100,000 from the business community


                                                                      $100,000 from the challenge gift

                                                                             = $200,000 for JDRF


Are you the take the challenge to cure T1D type?

To commit to the Challenge and/or to create a corporate team please contact

Heidi Fisher, Development Manager at hfisher@jdrf.org or (248)936-1284


2014 JDRF One Walk-Ann Arbor, Sunday, September 28, 2014

Hudson Mills Metropark

To register, visit walk.jdrf.org