Meet Aidan…

He is nine years old and was diagnosed at age eight, just a few days before his birthday. He had to spend his birthday in the hospital but was happy to see many visitors. I was able to meet with him and his mom in the hospital after he was dx.  I gave him a […]

Meet Kira…

She is 15 years old and was diagnosed at age 11.  She participates in competitive shooting as well as archery.  She loves photography and wants to be a writer.  She is a JDRF youth ambassador and has helped raise over $20,000 to help support a cure!                 

fact: T1D is the leading cause of….

  When I saw this image I knew I wanted to do this idea with it. I love the idea of focusing on the strength these kids show through their lives with t1, instead of the “limitations” t1 causes; because to be honest, there are none!  

Meet Sam…

Meet Sam. He is thirty‑five years old and was diagnosed at age ten. He has had a love of baseball since he was three years old. He played baseball in high school and then he played college baseball at Stanford. While playing there, he was a two‑time All‑American, set the school record for career runs […]

Meet Jason…

Meet Jason. He is forty-four years old and was diagnosed at age twenty nine. He has been a physical education teacher for fourteen years. He works hard to fundraise for a cure and make it fun for all students at the school in which he works! He is currently ranked #1 in the US for […]