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JDRF One Walk 2016 with Miracle for Matthew

Fellow Lions,


Every October, Lions of New Jersey support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) One Walk.  Lions join Team “Miracle for Matthew” for this event.  This is event will be held on Saturday October 22, 2016, Liberty State Park, 5 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07306.  Check-in starts at 8:30am, with the walk starting at 10:00am.


Here is the message for Team “Miracle for Matthew:”


Miracle for Matthew

Welcome to our JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes Team Page! We are taking the steps to help achieve JDRF?s mission: to find a cure, better treat, and prevent Type 1 Diabetes through the support of research.


The money our JDRF Walk Team raises will go directly to support this life-changing research.


The JDRF Walk is a fantastic way to make a difference in the millions of lives of people affected by type 1 diabetes, like our Matthew. For at least that one day, they will look around and see all the support they have from their friends, family and community. On Walk Day, everyone can have fun and celebrate how much closer to a cure we are because of their efforts.


Each member of our team is already hard at work in their fundraising. If you have taken time to visit our team page today, we ask that you consider making a donation or joining our team. To make a team donation, click on the “Donate” button at the top of this page or if you would like to make your gift to one of the team members please click on their name below. To join our team, click the join team link below.


Thank you. Together, we will cure type 1 diabetes and its complications!


To donate, please visit


Please watch the 2016 video for “Miracle for Matthew” here: