2022 Breakthrough T1D One Walk Resource Center


It’s One Walk season and our Resource Center is here to help you reach all of your fundraising goals!


2022 Breakthrough T1D Kansas & Missouri One Walk Dates

Saturday, September 24 – Wichita Community One Walk | Wichita State University

Saturday, October 1 – Kansas City One Walk | Aspiria Campus

Sunday October 16 – St. Louis One Walk | St. Louis Community College – Meramec


Fundraising Incentives

In addition to this exciting announcement, there are other great and new incentives this year.

For individuals:

$100 – Breakthrough T1D 2022 One Walk T-Shirt

$500+ – Fundraising Rewards Catalog with a variety of items

$1,000 –  V1P Lanyard and walk day recognition

For Kansas City & St. Louis teams:

$2,500 – Mile of Hope Sign

$5,000 – Walk Day Swag

$7,500 – Fathead of your T1D Champion

$10,000 – Team Village Tent


One Walk Resources

In addition to the ideas in the National One Walk Guide, there are tons of great ways to fundraise for your Breakthrough T1D One Walk team from a letter writing campaign to making a unique video of your T1D Champion. The possibilities are endless and there are so many ways to find what works for you and your team. Here are some general fundraising categories with great resources to help you get started.


One Walk Fundraising Resources:

These resources are full of great information about getting started, brainstorming fundraising ideas, and being an amazing Team Captain!

Fundraising Idea Library

5 Steps to Fundraising Success

10 Days and 10 Ways to $1,000

One Walk Thermometer poster


Social Media:

Social media is a powerful tool and you can do so much like post a video sharing your life with T1D or starting a Facebook fundraiser.

Social Media Tips

How to Make a Fundraising Video

Breakthrough T1D One Walk Connect to Facebook


Letter/E-mail Writing:

Letters and e-mails help you share your story of life with T1D and they are a great way to share that story with lots of people. Here are a few sample letters and tips on telling your story to help you get started:

Asking Donors for Support

Newly Diagnosed

Off to College

Dog’s Perspective


Chapter Staff

The Kansas & Missouri Chapter staff is here to support you in reaching your goals and answer any questions.

Sherri Lozano, Executive Director

Tori Freeman, Development Director

Kayla Taszarek, Development Manager

Rachael Wernsman, Development Manager

Becky Smith, Development Manager

Madison Mueller, Development Coordinator

Marlo Martin, Community Engagement Manager

Christina Reilly, Community Engagement Manager


One Walk Sponsorship

We are so grateful for our incredible One Walk corporate partners. Together, we get one step closer to a world without type 1 diabetes.

For more information on how you can support life-changing research through a sponsorship, please review our One Walk Sponsorship Opportunities, or contact Becky Smith at 816.536.5395 or rsmith@BreakthroughT1D.org.