News & Events
Thursday, April 3 Whole Foods Market Community Support Day-SHOP FOR D.R.E.A.M.!!!
Shop at Whole Foods West Bloomfield on April 3, and they will donate 5% of the day's sales to D.R.E.A.M., including a beer tasting from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company from 5-7pm!
Saturday, April 5 1:00pm
Students for Diabetes Awareness Victors Run/5K Walk at University of Michigan Nichols Arboretum
Join Tyler on October 12 at University of Michigan to hear him share his story about living with diabetes, and how he has learned to manage it. He will share his challenges and help you with tips on how to control your blood sugar. This program is targeted for 7-13 year olds and their families, but all ages are welcome to come and share their stories.
Call Jacinta Florek at 734-936-7366 to reserve your space!
August 13, 2013
We attended the Children with Diabetes Friends for Life annual conference in Orlando in July, representing Sanofi-US. We talked to lots of families about the family support groups that we lead. Here we are with surprise guest, Crystal Bowersox! Crystal has T1D, and was an American Idol finalist. Tyler rode the elevator with her and they compared their diabetes tattoos!
Saturday, April 13 1:00pm Students for Diabetes Awareness Victors Run/5K Walk at Nichols Arboretum
Click here to shop at 31Gifts to support D.R.E.A.M. in this event.
Game Changers is the Detroit Pistons’ new program to recognize and reward citizens across Michigan who are making a positive impact in their communities.
The First Annual Battle of the Bands took place in Commerce Twp., MI in May 2010, with TV Personality Lila Lazarus as our host, the Bugs Beddow Band featured, and Cody Sheldon of American Idol fame, along with 10 bands competing for top prize.
Tyler Kramer was awarded the 2009 American Diabetes Association Cure-Care-Commitment Award for all his fundraising efforts and role as the 2008 Youth Ambassador for the tour.
Click on the video below to hear Tyler's acceptance speech!
Tyler was the Youth Ambassodor for the 2008 Tour de Cure. Team Tyler had 56 riders and raised over $26,000-a record amount which still stands today!
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is the leading provider of diabetes camps across the country. Tyler attended the ADA’s Camp Midicha residential program in the past, and in 2009, Tyler went on the Pennsylvania Pedal & Paddle trip, where he camped for 5 nights and enjoyed white water rafting, biking, & paintball. All the kids on the trip had Type 1 Diabetes and they had a great time sharing many great experiences and building friendships.
IN THE NEWS
D.R.E.A.M. has been featured in numerous news articles and publications
Tyler Kramer with some famous friends
With Bill Laimbeer of the Detroit Pistons With Rick Mahorn of the Detroit Pistons With the Jonas Brothers
Nick Jonas has Type 1 diabetes also
Click on the video below to watch Tyler on Fox 2 TV Morning News with Anqunette "Q" Jamison