Only 3 Days Left to Shop at The Red Fling & The Red Hunt!

Only 3 days left to shop at The Red Fling and to look for items at The Red Hunt! Both events benefit Team Diabetes of Second Life! For more info on both events: https://teamdiabetessl.org/the-red-hunt-2/ and https://teamdiabetessl.org/the-red-fling/

Team Diabetes of Second Life Celebrates National Diabetes Month!

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Team Diabetes of Second Life Celebrates National Diabetes Month

DATES: November 3 to November 30, 2017

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Plush%2520Nonprofit%2520Commons/227/19/26

WEBSITE:

https://teamdiabetessl.org/national-diabetes-month/

Join Team Diabetes of Second Life for a month long of events in honor of National Diabetes Month! Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorized team of The American Diabetes Association. The goal of National Diabetes Month is to bring awareness and attention to diabetes and to its impact on people around the world.

The following events will take place in honor of this special month:

  • November 1 to 30 – National Diabetes Month
  • November 1 to 30 – Healthy Facts Distributed via Our Groups and Website Daily
  • November 1 to 30 – The Red Fling (stores throughout Second Life each have 1 item that is red and with 100% of the proceeds going to Team Diabetes of Second Life)
  • November 1 to 30 – The Red Hunt (stores throughout Second Life have a hunt item located in their stores, each hunt item is 10 lindens and 100% of the proceeds goes to Team Diabetes of Second Life)
  • November 12 – The Red Ball & Art Exhibition (dance away in this special gallery that features art and live performers for 2 hours of fundraising for Team Diabetes of Second Life)
  • November 14-World Diabetes Day (pick up your free World Diabetes pack from our headquarters and help spread awareness about Diabetes)

About The American Diabetes Association:

The American Diabetes Association’s mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. The American Diabetes Association leads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fights for those affected by diabetes by funding research to prevent, cure, and manage diabetes.

The American Diabetes Association delivers services to hundreds of communities and provides objective and credible information and resources about diabetes.
Free resources are available in English and Spanish at http://www.diabetes.org and 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2382).

For More Information:
www.teamdiabetessl.org
http://main.diabetes.org/site/TR?px=11304578&fr_id=11965&pg=personal  (The official American Diabetes Association page for Team Diabetes of Second Life)
www.diabetes.org
http://www.idf.org/membership/meet-our-members  (Website to find diabetes information in your home country)

Scare Me Silly Is on the Creepy Crawl List!

It's Back! The 3rd Annual Creepy Crawl

Scare Me Silly will be on the 3rd Annual Creepy Crawl List! What is the Creepy Craw List? It is the official Halloween Event for Linden labs, where the Lindens go around Second Life and spend about 30 minutes in a haunted, scary area. You will have the chance to win prizes and more!

The Creepy Crawl tour will hit Scare Me Silly on October 31, 2017 from 1130 am to 12pm slt! DJ Vee will be on hand spinning some scary tunes and we hope that you enjoy this stopover!

The slurl to Scare Me Silly is: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/149/136/23

And check out this link for more info for the Creepy Crawl: https://secondlife.com/destinations/creepycrawl?utm_source=ET&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=halloween2017&utm_term=creepycrawl&utm_content=en

Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge!

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Back for a 3rd straight year is the Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge! This event has a combined 5,000Ls prize total and is only for one week! Continue reading for guidelines and entry requirements:

Prizes (Winners will be announced on October 30, 2017 via Flickr messaging and in SL):
1st Place: 2,000L’s & image published on website and in Kultivate Magazine
2nd Place:  1,500L’s & image published on website
3rd Place: 1,000L’s & image published on website
4th Place: 500L’s & image published on website

Entry &  Contest Guidelines:
1. Entry is 100% free
2. To enter, teleport to the Scare Me Silly event (slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/149/136/23)
3. Take a photo of you at the event. Use your imagination (get in costume, show yourself scared silly, or scaring someone else!)
4. Upload your photo to our contest group: https://www.flickr.com/groups/kultivatephotochallenges
5. You are allowed to upload exactly ONE image to the group, so…

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Today @ Scare Me Silly!

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Scare Me Silly kicks off week #2 today with a special 1 hour Whymsee audience participation cabaret event! This event will take place at 6pm slt at our special spooky stage!

Shopping, both hunts, 7Seas Fishing, and more are open 24/7! See our official page for more info:

https://teamdiabetessl.org/scare-me-silly-event/

Slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/149/136/23

Scare Me Silly Day #2!

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It is the second day of Scare Me Silly, which is our Halloween themed fundraiser in support of Team Diabetes of Second Life! Today is our event’s schedule:

6pm slt-Bad Amp Tribute Bands Present Marilyn Manson

Shopping, both hunts, 7Seas Fishing, and more are open 24/7! See our official page for more info:

https://teamdiabetessl.org/scare-me-silly-event/

Slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/149/136/23

Scare Me Silly 2017 is Now Open!

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Scare Me Silly 2017 has now opened its doors! This event takes place October 13 to 31, 2017 and features shopping, two hunts, haunted rides, tricks, and of course treats!  Join us today at 4pm slt for an opening party with live performer Thunder Lovencraft! The slurl to this event is:

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/149/136/23

You can find a list of participating merchants and info about our hunt at the following links:

https://teamdiabetessl.org/scare-me-silly-event/

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Click for Pumpkin Hunt Info

Click for Skeleton Quest Info

Click for Event’s Schedule

Team Diabetes of Second life 2017 Kiosks Are Here!

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The kiosks for the Team Diabetes of Second life 2017 season have arrived! You can pick one up via our vendor at our headquarters in the nonprofit commons: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Plush%20Non%20Profit%20Commons/221/30/26

October also marks the beginning of our season of events, with Scare Me Silly arriving on October 13, 2017! You can find out more about our events via our event page on this site:

https://teamdiabetessl.org/2017-official-fundraising-events/

Team Diabetes of Second Life to Return for a Third Season!!

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Team Diabetes of Second Life to Return for a Third Season

DATE: 14, AUGUST 2017

WEBSITE: www.teamdiabetessl.org

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Plush%20Non%20Profit%20Commons/221/30/26

We are pleased to announce the third season of Team Diabetes of Second Life! Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorized team of The American Diabetes Association. The mission of Team Diabetes of Second Life is to raise awareness, tolerance, and funds for diabetes in the virtual world of Second Life.

According to the World Health Organization (2016): 422 million adults in the world have diabetes and 1.5 million deaths are directly attributed to diabetes each year.

Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessii2009 Warrhol and Johannes1977 Resident and will continue functioning in the form of an advisory board, with a coordinator leading the Team Diabetes of Second Life effort. The 2017 Team Diabetes of Second Life Coordinator is Johannes1977 Resident and the 2017 Team Diabetes of Second Life Co-Coordinator is Veruca Tammas.  Team Diabetes of Second Life Advisory Board members are: Jessii2009 Warrhol, Dawnbeam Dreamscape, Eleseren Brianna, Sandie Loxingly, Rob Fenwitch, and Earth Nirvana. Saiyge Lotus is a special advisor to the advisory board.

The official Team Diabetes of Second Life’s season will take place from October 2017 to December 2017, with the following events scheduled to take place:

  • Off Season Event – October 13 to October 31 – Scare Me Silly Shopping Event
  • November 1, 2017-Team Diabetes of Second Life’s Season Begins
  • November 1 to 15-The Red Hunt & Red Fling
  • November 5, 2017-Season Celebration & Bike Race
  • November 12, 2017 – The Red Ball
  • November 1 to 30 – National Diabetes Month
  • November 4 & 5 – Team Diabetes Kickoff – Tour de SL
  • December 1 to 10 – Winter Showcase & Winter Art Show
  • December 31, 2017 – Team Diabetes of Second Life’s Season Ends

In addition to the events mentioned above, individuals, businesses, and organizations are encouraged to hold fundraising events in support of Team Diabetes of Second Life!  The official 2017 fundraising season toolkit will be available to the second life public on September 1, 2017, at the organization’s office in the Nonprofit Commons in Second Life.

About The American Diabetes Association:

The American Diabetes Association’s mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. The American Diabetes Association leads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fights for those affected by diabetes by funding research to prevent, cure, and manage diabetes.

The American Diabetes Association delivers services to hundreds of communities and provides objective and credible information and resources about diabetes.

Free resources are available in English and Spanish at http://www.diabetes.org and 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2382).

For More Information:

www.teamdiabetessl.org

https://teamdiabetessl.wordpress.com/designer-merchant-applications/
(Designer, Merchant, & Blogger Applications)

http://main.diabetes.org/site/TR?px=11304578&fr_id=11965&pg=personal

(The official American Diabetes Association page for Team Diabetes of Second Life)

www.diabetes.org

http://www.idf.org/membership/meet-our-members
(Website to find diabetes information in your home country)