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United Excel Sponsors & Attends 22nd Annual JDRF Dream Gala

United Excel recently attended and served as an Emerald Sponsor ($5,000) for the 22nd Annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JRDF) Dream Gala at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The Kansas City-chapter event featured a cocktail reception, live entertainment, a formal dinner, and a live auction to benefit type 1 diabetes research.¬†Attendees included United Excel’s Dennis Burns, Lucy Campbell and Beth Ott; Ben McCown with Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas City; Brian Johanning with Shafer Kline & Warren; and Mary Moore of Pulse Design Group. The event raised more than $2 million. JDRF is the leading global organization that funds type 1 diabetes research. Its mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat T1D and its complications.