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Fourth location announced for “The Sky’s Not The Limit”

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Juno-award winning country music artist, George Canyon will be landing his plane at the Villeneuve Airport (Hangar 44) in Sturgeon County, Edmonton, Alberta on Wednesday, August 2 to perform music and share stories of an inspired life with type 1 diabetes (T1D) through his ‘The Sky’s Not the Limit’ tour. “After the huge success in 2009 with ‘The Sky’s Not The Limit’ national events, I’ve been approached by many families living with Type 1 diabetic children asking me to do it again. …

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George Canyon Honored with a Diabetes Advocacy Award from Diabetes Canada

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(Calgary, AB)  April 25, 2017 – Canadian country singer George Canyon is being recognized as an inspiration to others like him who battle the stigma of Type 1 diabetes every day, receiving a volunteer award Tuesday for breaking down barriers. Canyon, alongside Ontario’s Stephen Steele, was honoured by Diabetes Canada as part of National Volunteer Week after more than five years of tireless work to support those with Type 1 diabetes in the aviation sector. Canyon…

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One of the Biggest Investments in Diabetes Research in Canada announced this morning in Ottawa

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Building a strong partnership to accelerate clinical research on type 1 diabetes OTTAWA, April 10, 2017 /CNW/ – David McGuinty, MP for Ottawa South, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, announced today that the Government of Canada is investing in a new partnership that will help improve health outcomes and quality of care for the more than 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes, and their families. The announcement was made at…

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‘The Sky’s Not The Limit’ third event location announced!

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We are pleased to announce the third event for ‘The Sky’s Not The Limit’ 2016-2018 program. George Canyon with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) will host children with Type 1 Diabetes children and their families on Sunday, April 23 at Southern Aero Aviation in Lethbridge, Alberta. Registration is now open. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

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Movember Shave Down announces George Canyon as Guest of Honor at Best of Seven Barber Shop, Tuesday, November 1

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The hairiest time of year is almost upon us — Movember. To celebrate, Canadian Country music star George Canyon will be the guest of honor at the MoYYC Movember Shave Down at the ‘Best of Seven Barber Shop’ in Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, November 1. This year marks their 5th Annual Movember 1st Shave Down Event to create awareness, as well as a way to come together to mentally and physically prepare for the growing…

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