The Alberta Diabetes Foundation funds innovative research for the prevention and treatment of all forms of diabetes.
When our twelve-year-old son Connor hit his head while playing football, we thought he had a concussion. He was sluggish. He had headaches. But he was also getting up during the night to go to the bathroom.
To celebrate the 25 year anniversary of the first islet cell transplant performed by Dr. Ray Rajotte and his team, the Alberta Diabetes Foundation announced an Anniversary Fund to commemorate the foundation’s initial investment in clinical trials for islet transplantation.
Your donation will help us fund life changing research that improves lives.
Waiward Steel takes pride in supporting medical research and healthcare initiatives which address the well-being of children, seniors, and those in need.
The owners and partners, Ted Degner and Don Oborowsky, have been involved with numerous community initiatives, but their primary cause is the Alberta Diabetes Foundation, which they have spearheaded since its initiation.
If you enjoy classic cars, music and a fun time then Rock’n August is definitely for you! Cruise on over to this 5-day event that includes a Classic Car Roadeo, Drive-in Movie, Car Cruise and Street Dance, and the ever-popular Show & Shines. Over 500 vintage vehicles will get your thinking back to the good old days.
Pro Stock Performance and Machine is again Hosting our 4rd Annual Charity Show and Shine. There will be a BBQ, music and activities for the whole family including; a 50/50 draw, silent auction and don’t forget all the cars!!
Save the date for the Third Annual Hummingbird Gala on September 25th, 2015.
Taking place in Edmonton’s scenic River Valley and U of A Campus this ‘spooktacular’ event features a 3 & 5 KM family fun run/walk and a 10KM chipped/ timed run, along with an Expo and Kid’s Fun Zone indoors at the Butterdome. With prizes for money raised and best individual and team costumes, it’s a Howl of a good time for family, friends and colleagues!