Walk to Cure Diabetes

Each year, more than 15,000 children and 15,000 adults – approximately 80 people per day – are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in the United States. We walk for them, and as many as 3 million Americans that have T1D. Who’s your #1?

The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes brings people together in a healthy activity for a worthy goal. The Walk is fun for families and builds camaraderie among company employees. It provides hope, empowerment and a sense of community. Your participation shows your commitment to the large scale movement to conquer type 1 diabetes one step at a time.Your personal contribution and fundraising efforts support JDRF-funded research that will help those living with the disease to look forward to longer, healthier lives. Take your first step by registering for one of our Walks today!To register, go to www.jdrf.org/walk or click here.

For more information, click on the Walk you are interested in participating in.


Greenville Walk to Cure Diabetes in Greer, SC


Asheville Walk to Cure Diabetes in Asheville, NC


Charlotte Walk to Cure Diabetes in Charlotte, NC

SATURDAY, March 28, 2015

Catawba Valley Walk to Cure Diabetes in Hickory, NC

SATURDAY, April 25, 2015

Rowan-Iredell-Cabarrus Walk to Cure Diabetes in Kannapolis, NC


Need fundraising ideas? Click here for some great resources!
Need help on how to join an existing Team? Click here.
Need assistance on creating a new Team? Click here.

Ways to support the walk to cure diabetes

Why Walk

Start Your Own Team

Fundraising Tips

Kids Walk

Click HERE to support a walker or mail a check to the Charlotte Office for all Walks EXCEPT Greenville:

JDRF Greater Western Carolinas – Charlotte
205 Regency Executive Park Drive – Suite 102
Charlotte, NC 28217

For the Greenville, SC Walk, mail your donations to:

JDRF Greater Western Carolinas – Greenville
37 Villa Road, Suite 109 (B-111)
Greenville, SC 29615

Please be sure to include a note with the Walk location, walker’s name and the team name of the person you wish to support.