A family-operated supplier of medical and pharmaceutical supplies, DV Medical Supply serves clients throughout the United States from its headquarters in Gardena, California. Further, DV Medical Supply supports JDRF, an organization that supports people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and raises funds for research into the disease.
Among the fundraisers held by JDRF is One Walk, which sees supporters from all over the United States come together to complete sponsored walks. Here are some frequently asked questions about the event:
Question: How long is the walk?
Answer: On average, One Walk events are three miles, though they can range from one to five miles. Some organizers create separate routes for families and young people who wish to participate but can’t walk the full distance.
Q: What should I bring on the day?
A: Bring your walker donation form and any cash or check donations in your collection envelope.
Q: What should I wear?
A: Comfortable shoes are a must, as is clothing appropriate to the weather. One Walk events take place in all types of weather, barring extreme conditions, so consider packing appropriate gear if the forecast warns of rain, snow, or wind.