GlucoStories Will Donate $3.00 for Every Story Published to Raise $3,000 for Diabetes Stories
October 28, 2009
Share your story to support others and raise money for worthy diabetes organizations. For every story published, ADW Diabetes will donate $3.00 to diabetes charities including local chapters of JDRF and American Diabetes Association, as well as other organizations including Diabetic Rockstar and Defeat Diabetes Foundation. ADW Diabetes hopes to raise $3,000 in this fundraising effort.
Everyone Wins at GlucoStories!
October 9, 2009
From May to October, Indy race car driver Charlie Kimball with type 1 diabetes and GlucoStories partners sponsored a share a story contest. We were amazed and inspired by everyone’s generosity—sharing stories, voting, judging, sponsoring and giving great feedback.
The grand prize winner of the first GlucoStories Share Your Story Contest! was Brian Harris for his story, Live Like You Were Dying. Brian and his son flew from Iowa and attended Charlie Kimball’s “Firestone® Indy Lights” Championship race in October 2009. Other contest winners received great prizes including Charlie Kimball replica helmets. See diabetes contest winner celebration and race event
GlucoStories.com Teams up With Charlie Kimball for it’s first Share Your Story Contest
May 18, 2009
With the Centers for Disease Control (CDC.gov) reporting that nearly 24 million Americans are living with diabetes, the creation of a unified diabetes community that is focused on healthful living is more important than ever. American Diabetes Wholesale, a diabetes supply company keeping diabetes management affordable for all, especially the uninsured, has partnered with Charlie Kimball, a 24-year old Indy Lights race car driver and who has Type I diabetes, to announce the launch GlucoStories & Charlie Kimball Share Your Story Contest.
GLUCOSTORIES IN THE NEWS!
Young Heart Attack Victim Inspires Charlie Kimball – Diabetes Mine
Champions to be Crowned This Weekend - Miami Herald (10/8/09 print edition)
Diabetes Doesn’t Stop Race Car Driver Kimball – Diabetes Forecast
What We’re Reading: Share Your Story With GlucoStories – Diabetes Self-Management
GlucoStories: Everyone's Got One – Six Until Me
What’s Your D-Story? – Diabetes Daily