Team Diabetes 2021 Winter Showcase in Second Life

Team Diabetes 2021 Winter showcase

The 2021 Team Diabetes of Second Life Winter Showcase event opened its door of Friday, December 3rd. As with previous years, the event includes live performers, DJs, dancing, ice skating, and the Winter Showcase for shopping and the Kultivate Winter Art show. All of which is to raise money for the American Diabetes Association (ADA), through Team Diabetes of Second Life, ADA’s official and authorised in-world fund-raising team.

As is traditional for the event, it occupies one half of the Kultivate Magazine home region, with the Showcase shops for merchants and artists boutique style galleries bracketing the  central events and activities area.

!!Firelight!!, Angel Fae Boutique, ART & FASHION, Christmas Delights, Couture Chapeau, Ever Green, evolve, ikr!, Just Imagine by Vita,
K R E E P, Kalani’s Designs, Lady Slippers & Apparel, Le Feal, LeCock, little wonderland, Manikin, Mara’s Mysteries, NomNom, Peeps, Pendragon Designs, PIXEL BOX Design, Potomac Homes, QUE RICO Design, Redangel, Shy’s Creations, Tchelo’s, Technicolor Dolls, & Xplicit Designs

Merchants are each offering at least one item among their displays with 100% of proceeds from sales going directly to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

Team Diabetes 2021 Winter showcase

The full shopping guide can be found on the Team Diabetes of Second Life website.

The artists participating in the art show are: Anders Franizzi, DreamMakerXDreamBreaker Resident, ettalaineteichmano Resident, Eucalyptus Carroll, Hadiya Draper, ilyra chardin, IsarValdetaro Resident, Isis Desmoulins, Jamee Sandalwood, johannes1977 Resident, Judilynn India, lena kopiak, Moora McMillan, MTH63 Resident, Myra Wildmist, paineful, Sheba Blitz, Teresa Firelight, Veruca Tammas, & wintergeist.

All artists are also offering at least one item of art for sale with 100% of proceeds going to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

In addition to the shopping and art, the event features a special hunt with prizes to be claimed. The 2021 Reindeer Hunt is an open hunt with tiny reindeer scattered throughout the 2019 Winter Showcase, in stores and in art displays. Find each reindeer and pay L$10 to receive a prize. 100% proceeds of the hunt goes to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

There is also daily entertainment through the event, with the remain days comprising (all times SLT):

  • Friday, December 2rd, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00: live performer Hogman.
    • 17:00-18:00: live performer Phi Mayo.
  • Saturday, December 4th, 2021:
    • 11:00-12:00 noon: live performer Grace Louden.
    • 12 noon-13:00: live performer Ziggy Sixpence.
  • Sunday, December 5, 2021:
    • 12:00-14:000: Ice skating party with DJ John.
  • Monday, December 6, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00: live performer Sassy Nitely
  • Tuesday, December 7, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00:  TBD.
  • Wednesday, December 8, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00: live performer Marqs DeSade.
    • 17:00-18:00: live performer Dude.
  • Thursday, December 9, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00: live performer Samm Qendra.
    • 17:00-18:00:
    • live performer Agatha Nowles
  • Friday, December 10, 2021:
    • 16:00-17:00: live performer Khiron.
    • 23:59: Showcase ends.
Team Diabetes 2021 Winter showcase

See the Team Diabetes 2021 Winter Showcase pages for more information on the event.

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John (Johannes1977 Resident).

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Team Diabetes weekend in Second Life

Team Diabetes of SL: World Diabetes Day weekend

November marks Diabetes month in may parts of the world, with the World Diabetes Day falling  on November 14th, 2021 this year is an especially notable celebration, as it marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of a treatment that has saved millions of lives around the world: that of insulin. One of the 20th century’s greatest medical breakthroughs, insulin is today, still the only effective treatment for type 1 diabetes.

Team Diabetes of Second Life is marking both Diabetes Month and World Diabetes Day – the latter with a weekend of activities that kicked-off on Friday, November 12th, and concludes on Sunday, November 14th.

The weekend features 2D and 3D art, music and the first annual Team Diabetes of SL Diabetes walk – and while I’m a little late in getting to things, there is still time to appreciate the art and participate in the activities of Sunday, November 14th, where you can help raise money for the American Diabetes Association.

Team Diabetes of SL: World Diabetes Day weekend – Jamee Thomson (Jamee Sandalwood)

The artists participating in this year’s event comprise: Jamee Sandalwood, Aquarius27, Inara Pey, Eucalyptus Carroll, Vita Theas, Kayly Iali, Myra Wildmist, Johannes Huntsman. & Jennylynn Capalini. Several of the artists are offering their work for sale, with some / all of the proceeds of sale going to Team Diabetes of SL / the American Diabetes Association (100% of the proceeds of any sales I make will be donated).

Sunday’s events and entertainment will comprise:

  • 12:00 noon until 14:00 SLT – World Diabetes Day Walk: join other walking the track at the event.
  • 12:00 noon until 13:00 SLT – live music by Ziggy Sixpence.
  • 13:00 – 14:00 SLT – live music from Agatha Knowles.

Also running throughout the month is the Red Hunt in support of Team Diabetes of Second Life. You can click here for a list of participating merchants / brands and hints. Items in the hunt cost L$10 each, with all proceeds going to the American Diabetes Association.

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

Team Diabetes of SL: World Diabetes Day weekend – Bryn Oh

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident).

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Scare Me Silly 2021 in Second Life

Scare Me Silly 2021

Scare Me Silly 2021, in support of the American Diabetes Association (ADA), opened its doors on Friday, October 15th, 2021, and will remain open through until October 22nd.

Organised by Team Diabetes of Second Life, the event features live performances. DJ parties, a hunt and a quest, tricks and treats, a haunted mansion, ghostly rides and – of course – shopping!

Participating merchants this year comprise:

::Pharmacist:: , ::Pharmacist::, !!Firelight!!, .lovelysweet., “G” Candy Shoppe, ARKONA, Xtal Store, ~Soulstorm~, ART & FASHION, Artisan Eden, BE BOLD, Bitter Pixie, Blink2Wink, Botanica, Cosmos Boutique, Couture Chapeau, Dark Fairy Fashions, Dreamscapes Decor, Ever Green, Evolve, Family Ties Creations & Photography, Fire Within, Grumble, Halloween Delights, ikr!, Illustrious, Just imagine… by Vita, Just Ordinary, K R E E P, Kalani’s Designs, Kittycat’s Creations, Lady Slippers and Apparel, Le Feal, LeCock, Lil Monsters Inc., Little Wonderland, Manikin, Mara’s Mysteries Boutique, MG Designs, Multifarious, N – Est. 2007, Peeps, Pendragon Designs, PIXEL BOX Design, Pixelancer, Potomac Homes, Premier Wrestling, QUE RICO Design, Redangel, Shy’s Creations, SLC Fashion, SomeOne Stole My Sign, Sophie’s Boutique, Tchelo’s, Technicolor Dolls, Telsiope’s Couture, The Rug Shop, The Undiscovered Jewel, TRS Designs, Wythburn, &Xplicit Designs.

Shops can be found one three sides of the event space, with the fourth home to the the outside of the event space, the centre taken up by the artists participating in the event’s art show.

Artists participating in the art event comprise: 4pril resident, Aquaris27 Resident, Bagnu, cutewillow.carlberg, DamnedFool Bonde, Elise Sirnah, Eucalyptus Carroll, Fluer Heartsdale, iidreamrii resident, Jamee Sandalwood, Karma Weymann, maggiemagenta, Matt Thomson, Moora McMillan, Pieni (Resident), Sasheba Looming, ShawnDeLyons Resident, Sophiependragon, SummerSuperb, ViktorSavior, & Vita Theas.

Scare Me Silly offers a full schedule of entertainment, as follows (all times SLT):

  • Friday, October 15, 2021:
    • 16:00 – live vocalist Bubbles Song.
    • 17:00 – live vocalist Sarita Twisted.
  • Saturday, October 16, 2021:
    • 11:00 – live vocalist Lyric Serendipity.
    • 12:00 noon – live vocalist Mimi Carpenter.
  • Sunday, October 17, 2021:
    • 12:00 noon – Costume Party with DJ John.
  • Monday, October 18, 2021:
    • 16:00 – live vocalist Jesie Janick.
  • Tuesday, October 19, 2021:
    • 16:00 – live musician Abby Jaidov.
    • 17:00 – live musician Thunderfoot.
  • Wedneday, October 20, 2021:
    • 16:00 – live vocalist Unbeso Grande.
    • 17:00 – live vocalist Phi Mayo.
  • Thursday, October 21, 2021:
  • 16:00 – live musician Suzen Juel.
  • Friday, October 22, 2021:
    • 16:00 – Samm Quendra.

Hunt

This year the Evil Pumpkin Hunt offers a number of exclusive prizes available from a number of this year’s merchants. The prizes cost L$10, with 100% of proceeds going to Team Diabetes.

Scare Me Silly, 2021

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident), who serve on the Advisory Board along with Eleseren Brianna, Veruca Tammas, Rob Fenwitch, and Dawnbeam Dreamscape.

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Team Diabetes 2019 Winter Showcase in Second Life

Team Diabetes 2019 Winter Showcase

The 2019 Team Diabetes of Second Life Winter Showcase event is currently open through until  Saturday, December 14th. As with previous years, the event includes live performers, DJs, concerts, tribute acts, hunts, ice skating, and, of course the Winter Showcase and the Kultivate Winter Art show. All of which is to raise money for the American Diabetes Association (ADA), through Team Diabetes of Second Life, ADA’s official and authorised in-world fund-raising team.

As is traditional for the event, it occupies one half of the Kultivate Magazine home region, with the Showcase shops for merchants and artists boutique style galleries built around the  central events and activities area.

The merchants participating in the event comprise: Kiliki Bikini, !!Firelight!!, chiffon,Christmas Delights, Couture Chapeau, Epicine, GalleryOne, HJM Designs, ikr, Jyst imagine by Vita Theas, Kalani’s Designs, Kitty Creations, Kittycat’s Creations, LC Fashion, Lissa’s Licks, Lunar Seasonal Designs, Mahlberg Tailors, Mara’s Mysteries,MMP – Muircastle Motors & Parts, Park Place Home, Potomac Signature Homes, Sassy Brats, Shylas Creation, Simply Shelby, trawberry Gashes, SynCo, Team Diabetes Shop, TORN, TYLAR’S TREASURES, and Xplicit Designs.

Merchants are each offering at least one item among their displays with 100% of proceeds from sales going directly to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

Team Diabetes 2019 Winter Showcase

The full shopping guide can be found on the Team Diabetes of Second Life website.

The artists participating in the art show are: Anders Franizzi, DreamMakerXDreamBreaker Resident, ettalaineteichmano Resident, Eucalyptus Carroll, Hadiya Draper, ilyra chardin, IsarValdetaro Resident, Isis Desmoulins, Jamee Sandalwood, johannes1977 Resident, Judilynn India, lena kopiak, Moora McMillan, MTH63 Resident, Myra Wildmist, paineful, Sheba Blitz, Teresa Firelight, Veruca Tammas, & wintergeist.

All artists are also offering at least one item of art for sale with 100% of preoceeds going to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

In addition to the shopping and art, the event features two hunts with prizes to be claimed:

  • 2019 Reindeer Hunt Information: this is an open hunt with tiny reindeer scattered throughout the 2019 Winter Showcase, in stores and in art displays. Find each reindeer and pay L$10 to receive a prize. 100% proceeds of the hunt goes to Team Diabetes of Second Life.
  • Santa Quest: purchase a HUD for L$250 from the kiosk near the landing point and help put Santa together again! Find the pieces, put things together and claim 16 prizes.

There is also daily entertainment through the event, with the remain days comprising:

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 16:00-17:00: the Ugly Sweater Party with DJ John & L$1000 Gift Card Giveaway.
  • Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 16:00-17:00: DJ Vee & Ice Skating Party with L$1000 Gift Card Giveaway.
  • Thursday, December 12, 2019:
  • Friday, December 13, 2019, 16:00-17:00: Live Performer TBD.
  • Saturday, December 14, 2019:
    • 16:00-17:00: Live Performer TBD and Winter Showcase Photo Challenge winners announced.
    • 23:59: Winter Showcase, Reindeer Hunt, & Santa Quest Ends.

See the Team Diabetes 2019 Winter Showcase pages for more information on the event.

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident), who serve on the Advisory Board along with Eleseren Brianna, Veruca Tammas, Rob Fenwitch, and Dawnbeam Dreamscape.

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Scare Me Silly 2019 in Second Life

Scare Me Silly 2019

Scare Me Silly 2019, in support of the American Diabetes Association (ADA), opened its doors on Friday, October 18th, 2019, and will remain open through until October 26th.

Organised by Team Diabetes of Second Life, the event features live performances. DJ parties, a hunt and a quest, tricks and treats, a haunted mansion, ghostly rides and – of course – shopping!

Participating merchants this year comprise:

::Pharmacist:: , !!Firelight!!, *DBS* Designs By Soosy, ANDORE, Bad Dragon Clothing, ChiC buildings, Chiffon, Cosmos Boutique, Couture Chapeaua, Halloween Delights, HJM Designs, ikr!, Just imagine… by Vita Theas, Just Ordinary, Kalani’s Designs, Kiliki Bikini, Kitty Creations, Kittycat Creations, Lady Dragons Design, LC Fashion, Lunar Seasonal Designs, Mara’s Mysteries Boutique, Muircastle Motors & Parts, Park Place Home, Pixelancer, Potomac Signature Homes, Redangel Designs, Roped Passions, Simply Shelby, Spyralle, Strawberry Gashes, SynCo, The Emporium, The Pumpkin Head, TRS Designs, TYLAR’S TREASURES, & Xplicit Designs.

Hunts

This year the Evil Pumpkin Hunt offers a number of exclusive prizes available from a number of this year’s merchants. The prizes cost L$10, with 100% of proceeds going to Team Diabetes.

The Skeleton Quest can be joined for L$250 (all proceeds to Team Diabetes). Use the HUD to find the pieces of skeleton scattered inside the haunted house. Put him together again and claim a goodie bag of 15 prizes.

The week-long Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge includes a prize pool of L$5,000. Entries must be made by Wednesday, October 23rd.

Autumn Art Show

The Kultivate Autumn Art Show will also be taking place during Scare Me Silly, with the art display located to one side of the event area. Participating artists include: E Belua Broadfoot, DreamMakerXDreamBreaker Resident, ettalaineteichmano resident, Eucalyptus Carroll, ilyra chardin, IsarValdetaro Resident, Isis Desmoulins, Jamee Sandalwood, JolieElle Parfort, ladyonia, Marcel Mosswood, MTH63 (Matt), Sophie72 Congrejo, & Theresa Firelight.

As with the Scare Me Silly shopping event, all artists have at least one piece of art for sale with proceeds to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

Entertainment

Scare Me Silly includes music and entertainment – check the schedule for details.

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident), who serve on the Advisory Board along with Eleseren Brianna, Veruca Tammas, Rob Fenwitch, and Dawnbeam Dreamscape.

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Team Diabetes of Second Life announces 2019 season

Team Diabetes of Second Life has announced their 2019 fund-raising season. Founded in 2015 by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident), Team Diabetes of Second Life is the official and authorised team of the American Diabetes Association in SL.

Their mission is to raise awareness, tolerance, and funds for diabetes in the virtual world of Second Life. According to the World Health Organisation in 2016 some 422 million adults in the world have diabetes and 1.5 million deaths are directly attributed to diabetes each year.

The 2019 Team Diabetes of Second life season will run from October through to December, with the following events scheduled to take place:

  • October 18th though 26th: Scare Me Silly (off-season event – see below).
  • November 1st through 30th: National Diabetes Month, featuring:
    • November 1st through 30th: The Red Hunt.
    • November 3rd: The Red Ball.
    • November 14th: World Diabetes Day.
  • December 5th to December 14th: Christmas Showcase & Winter Art Show.

Scare Me Silly

Scare Me Silly is an annual event taking place around Halloween. It features live performances. DJ parties, a hunt and a quest, tricks and treats, a haunted mansion, ghostly rides and – of course – shopping!

As noted above, this year the event will take place from Friday, October 18th through Saturday, October 26th inclusive. Registrations for the event from both merchants and artists are now open, and the application form, with guidelines and terms can be found here.

About the American Diabetes Association

 Established in 1940, the American Diabetes Association is working to both prevent and cure diabetes in all it forms, and to help improve the lives of all those affected by diabetes. It does this by providing objective and credible information and resources about diabetes to communities, and funding research into ways and means of both managing and curing the illness. In addition, the Association gives voice to those denied their rights as a consequence of being affected by diabetes.

About Team Diabetes of Second life

Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorised fund-raiser for the American Diabetes Association in Second Life. Established with the aim of raising funds in support of diabetes treatment and to raise awareness of the disease in SL, Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessi2009 Warrhol and John Brianna (Johannes1977 Resident), who serve on the Advisory Board along with Eleseren Brianna, Veruca Tammas, Rob Fenwitch, and Dawnbeam Dreamscape.