October 4, 2010

Women's Basketball Volunteers With The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Walk To Cure Diabetes

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. - The Quinnipiac University women's basketball team participated in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Walk to Cure Diabetes on Sunday, October 3, 2010 at Quinnipiac's North Haven Campus. The Bobcats walked in support of Amanda Kenny, a camper of the Tricia Fabbri Basketball Camp, who has Type 1 diabetes. The JDRF is a worldwide leader for research to cure Type 1 diabetes and is one of the largest charitable funders and advocates of diabetes science worldwide.



Amanda Kenny is thirteen and from North Haven, Conn. She has been a camper at the Tricia Fabbri Basketball Camp for the past five years. This was the team's second year supporting Amanda and participating in the walk with the JDRF.

The Bobcats will continue its support of the JDRF with a fundraiser at its home Northeast Conference game against Central Connecticut State University on Saturday, Jan. 15. at Noon.