Be a Global Ambassador
5/21/15
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We want to change the conversation around Type 1 diabetes, and we need a crew of Global Ambassadors leveraging their networks, their social media platforms and their voice to make that happen. Becoming a Global Ambassador is easy! We have a variety of opportunities for you to connect, engage, educate, boost, inspire and support the Type 1 community that will hopefully fit your needs and lifestyle. We are just getting started and we hope you’ll join the adventure!

Our newsletter and social media platforms are a great place to connect with the Type 1 community.

Engage

Educate


A big part of spreading awareness is educating others about what Type 1 diabetes is and isn’t. Education is key to dispelling ignorance around the chronic illness and continuing advocacy for those living with it. You can give a presentation to your school or classroom and we’ll ship you materials. Just sign up and we’ll help you get started!

 

  • Download the poster: “What is Type 1 Diabetes?”
  • Download the poster: “Warning Signs of Type 1 Diabetes”


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Help boost our signal by sharing content and stories from our site that you find helpful or inspiring, rock the drop hat to raise awareness and share Beyond Type 1 with your personal and professional network.

  • Get your Drop Hat here. Wear it. Post it. Talk about it using #TheDropSpotted + @beyondtype1
  • Download and share educational materials with your network and community
  • Work with our Community Manager to host a presentation in your school or a #LiveBeyond session at your camp.
  • Share Beyond Type 1 with your doctor and care team or with your community group – request materials here.

Inspire

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Get inspired this month by sharing the encouragements of others. Check out our new quote board on Pinterest and start spreading the support by leveraging your social media channels. Type 1 diabetes presents daily challenges that T1Ds and those who love them must learn to navigate. Hopefulness and positivity make those dark days a little easier.

Questions? Email our Community Team!