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Aberdeen Circus Ball raises £105,000 for JDRF

Aberdeen maintained its impressive fundraising record on 22 March when the ninth JDRF Gala Ball in Aberdeen, held at The Marcliffe Hotel & Spa, raised £105,000 on the night. The evening was circus themed, and guests were welcomed and entertained throughout the evening by fire jugglers, stilt walkers, balloon modellers, showgirls and dancing from the Scott School of Dancing.

George Heriot's School in Edinburgh hold a Great British Bake Off for JDRF

George Heriot’s School in Edinburgh raised £170 for JDRF in December 2013 by putting on their own Great British Bake Off after being approached by pupil Callum Selman.

Inspirational family raises awareness and over £2,000 for JDRF

The Pearson family have raised over £2,000 for JDRF since son Cameron was diagnosed with type 1 in September 2012, entering the Edinburgh Marathon and swimming the Channel, as well as appearing on Kirkcaldy radio.

JDRF supporter raises over £4,000 from coffee morning and Walk to Cure Diabetes

Karen Denholm, her friends, family and colleagues raised over £4,000 during a weekend of fundraising that included their very own coffee morning and the Walk to Cure Diabetes Central Scotland.

Concert raises over £3000 for JDRF

JDRF supporter Ethne Hepburn organised a concert by Glaswegian singing group Brats and Callets, raising over £3,000 towards helping find the cure.

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Local office address:

JDRF Scotland

c/o Subsea7
Greenwell Base
Greenwell Rd
East Tullos Industrial Estate
AB12 3AX

T: 01224 248 677

JDRF Central Scotland

PO Box 17419
EH12 1HJ

M: 07790 572188