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78,000 children develop diabetes every year !!

Helping us protect the future of your family and milions of other families around the world.

It's easier than you think. Just follow the steps below and choose how you would like to help..


Join the DRF team:

 
Fill in the form below, register for our newsletter and you're on your way.
You will get
to see behind the scenes, meet the researchers, participate in our events and know that you are making a difference.


Make a donation:

Personal or business, large or small. Remember a small amount by many soon adds up !!

A donation to DRF makes sure vital and important research that is likely to have the most impact continues. Our researchers are determined to find the answers and we need to suport them. Without their dedication we wouldn't have unsulin pens, insulin pumps, long & short acting insulin, medication to help absorb insulin....the list goes on !!


Become a DRF Champion for $5
 
We need champions like you who believe research is the key to our future. Please help us spread the word. For only $5 per week you can become a DRF Champion and be our hero !! 


Give a gift for Christmas, to celebrate a birthday or milestone or in memory of a loved one 
 
A gift is a very special way to honour an occasion or to remember some-one important to you. We accept gifts for any occasion including donations in lieu of flowers. We also have 'in memory' envelopes available. Please send us an email outling what you would like to make a gift for and we will take care of the rest. Please call our Executice Director Sherl Westlund on 92241006 if you would like to discuss this further.



Giving a small amount through your workplace from your pre-tax salary or wage reduces is an easy way to get involved and organisation/ cmpanies are now matching the amount employees donate to charity, It's a way of encouraging your workplace become socially responsible.


Put together a fun night/ casual dress day/ film night/ morning tea/ sporting event and ask for a gold coin donation.......the list is endless.  It's an easy way of adopting us for the day.
 
You can also help us by sponsoring all or a portion of one of our importnat events. It doesn't have to be a huge anount, you can sponser name badges, refreshments, digital display or help out on the day.


Join us on social media and follow our conversations :)
 
Facebook, twitter...and help us spread the word.

Now you are part of our communty, welcome and thank you !

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