JDRF hosts two of the top 30 peer-to-peer events in Canada* for loyal participants who identify a strong cause affinity. We offer multiple levels of national, regional, and local sponsorship opportunities for JDRF events. We will work with you to tailor a custom activation to match your strategic goals.

*2018 Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Canada Top 30 Benchmarking Study Summary

1.5 million

Canadians have come together as a community to support Walk events since 1994


of Walk post-event survey respondents would consider changing brands based on support of JDRF


of Walk post-event survey respondents have participated for 2+ years showing loyalty & retention

Top 15

 The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF is one of the top 15 peer-to-peer fundraising events in Canada


The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF is the largest fundraising event in Canada that rallies the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community to unite and raise funds for T1D research. Every step is a step closer to the cure.

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The Sun Life Ride to Defeat Diabetes for JDRF is a high-energy, virtual event combining team building and friendly competition among corporate Canada to raise funds towards a world without type 1 diabetes.

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JDRF is working together to build bonds among those who are personally affected by diabetes with their local representatives. Through these relationships our JDRF advocates influence the shape of policy, help new treatments reach the community and move us closer to a world without T1D.

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