Why is it important to enlighten everyone on November 5th:

There are many reasons why participating in this event is important for you and the Type 1 diabetes community.

  • Increased government funding for a cure when our local and national lawmakers are enlightened.
  • Better health insurance coverage and medical supply coverage when HMO executives are enlightened.
  • Greater urgency to find a cure and support when the media is enlightened.
  • More compassion and understanding when the community is enlightened.
  • Stronger support within our schools when principals, teachers and nurses are enlightened.
  • A safer environment for our kids when friends and neighbors are enlightened.
  • A cure will be even closer when every household in the Nation is enlightened & donates $5 to $10 to research for a cure!