Megan participated in the 2006 Walk for the Cure organized by the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, International (JDRF). JDRF’s goal for the event was $862,000.
Over 4,000 walkers participated raising over $900,000.
Megan was recognized as one of the walkers who raised $1,000 or more. As a token of JDRF’s appreciation of Megan’s hard work and dedication, she was presented with a golden sneaker award.
The 2007 Walk for the Cure is scheduled for mid-September. Information about juvenile diabetes research is available at http://jdrf.org.