Vineyard Vines Shopping Night
Three Vineyard Vines locations hosted a special event on World Diabetes Day, Thursday, November 14th to benefit Joslin Diabetes Center. Vineyard Vines donated 10% of all sales!
Marine Corps Marathon
We would like to thank the 12 runners who took part in the 2013 Marine Corps Marathon on October 27, 2013. Together they have raised over $16,000 for the Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes Fund which supports innovative research, comprehensive patient care, pioneering education programs, and much-needed community outreach.
If you are interested in learning more about our team or supporting them with a donation, please click here.
Team Maria Running Weekend
Team Maria Running Weekend consisted of a Half Marathon on Sunday, October 13th and a 10K on Monday, October 14th. The Team raised money for the Maria Griffin Drury Pediatric Fund at Joslin Diabetes Center. If you are interested in supporting the team, you can do so by clicking here or by contacting Martha Andrews at 617-309-2534.
Ritmos de Salud
The 2nd Annual ritmos de salud event took place on Thursday, September 26 at the Artists for Humanity EpiCenter raising much needed funds for Joslin’s Latino Diabetes Initiative (LDI).
This year, we honored Dr. Lloyd M. Aiello for his work with the Joslin Vision Network Diabetes Eye Care Network. The event was emceed by WBZ’s Yadires Nova Salcedo and featured a motivational talk by Rosa Rosen.
Featuring the Latin American sounds of Grammy-nominated artist Gonzalo Grau, guests enjoyed the cuisine of Venezuelan-trained and Peruvian born Chef Jose Duarte, of Taranta, and his hand-selected group of Boston's top culinary talent. The night also included salsa lessons from the Salsa Matei Dance Studio. Thank you all who attended and supported this wonderful event!
Norfolk Lions Club 5th Annual Golf Classic
The Norfolk Lion Club 5th Annual Golf Classic took place on Monday, September 16th in Blissful Meadow Uxbridge, MA. The day featured a game of golf, an awards banquet and a great raffle! For more information click here to view the Norfolk Lions webpage.
Falmouth Road Race
The Falmouth Road Race took place on Sunday, August 11, 2013. Joslin Diabetes Center had a group of 17 Team Joslin runners take part in the race. Together this group of highly dedicated runners raised over $20,000 for Joslin’s High Hopes Fund. All of the proceeds will support Joslin’s diabetes research, education, and clinical programs. This will help us provide the best care possible to our patients and ensure that we fulfill our mission of preventing, treating, and curing diabetes. If you are interested in next year’s race or would like more information about upcoming Team Joslin events contact Martha Andrews, Development Officer, Community Programs at (617)309-2534 or Martha.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Field of Dreams Wiffleball Tournament
This unique event consisted of two tournaments--the kids played in the morning, and the adult competitive 32 team tournament in the afternoon. It was an exciting day of wiffleball, along with a petting zoo, face painting, food, music and GREAT prizes raffled off throughout the day. For more information visit www.joslin.org/fieldofdreams.
Page last updated: December 13, 2013