Marian Cardwell


108-mile non-stop swim across Lake Michigan from Chicago to Grand Haven to raise money for the Chicago Diabetes Project.


August 2021


Lake Michigan


It’s for my Uncle Wally; for my family; for everyone living with type 1 diabetes; for all of the caregivers of type 1 diabetics; for the parents waking up in the middle of the night to check glucose levels; for the spouses, siblings, parents, and caregivers staying up all night because of a scare; for the researchers working tirelessly; for the type 1 diabetics not sure about tomorrow or the next minute, but doing what they do best: KEEP GOING.

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