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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) - The 19th annual "JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes" got off to a cool start Sunday morning. Officials estimate the number of walkers at 25,000, raising money for people living with type-one diabetes.

The goal was to raise almost a $1 million dollars. Over the years, the walks have raised more that one billion dollars nationally, with more than 200 walks each year.