Giving Story


Williston, VT


"Our mission is to empower people of all ages affected by this disease to live life in full. We strive to broaden awareness, educate and advocate on behalf of T1Ders and their families."


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" Our backyard tournaments are played with a big time vibe connecting communities while broadening T1D awareness and public involvement to accelerate and improve T1D education; connect the T1D community; raise funds for SLAMT1D programs and scholarships; support other T1D organizations with grants; help children with T1D to attend camps and participate in sports activities and programs. "

Nominated by:

Michael Abair-Control Systems Engineer

South Burlington, VT


Read My Hallam Story

"SLAM T1D's  goal is to broaden awareness of Type 1 diabetes.  They focus on kids and part of their fundraising each year is used to send kids to overnight T1D camps (in non-COVID years).  I support these guys because I’m super familiar with the stresses of living with T1D."

~Michael Abair

40 years