Fund Raiser for JDRF in Huntsville, AL

Fresh Market & JDRF Team-up to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes

Updated: Sep 11, 2008 04:59 PM

The Fresh Market, located at 4800 Whitesburg Drive will participate in the company’s 14th annual Hope Floats Sidewalk Sale on Friday September 12, through Sunday, September 14th.

It will be from 11 am - 6pm daily to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Root beer floats, hot dogs and gourmet cookies will be offered in exchange of a donation to the JDRF in support of its mission to find a cure for diabetes and its complications.

The Fresh Market will donate 100 percent of the money raised over the 3 days directly to JDRF.

You can also donate by purchasing paper sneakers at the Fresh Market or placing lose change in the JDRF Collection Containers at checkout counters.

Last year the Fresh Market raised over $254,000; it’s goal this year is $300,000.

For more information you can visit http://www.jdrf.org/ or http://www.thefreshmarket.com/