October Cure Champion

Cameron’s Minions Cameron was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) on March 28, 2014 at 22 months old.  We are six months into diagnosis and the dust is starting to settle.  Our journey with JDRF started with a Bear named Rufus.  A friend had Rufus delivered, with the JDRF Bag of Hope, the week we […]

JDRF 2015 Children’s Congress application site remains open

JDRF is pleased to announce that applications for JDRF 2015 Children’s Congress are currently being accepted. JDRF Children’s Congress, our highest profile advocacy event, is held every two years in the nation’s capital. Next year’s event will take place from July 13 to 15, 2015. It will include more than 150 children, ages 4 to […]

UNO Weekend Dough Rai$er

UNO Weekend Dough Rai$er

Eat, drink and raise money with UNO in support of JDRF!   The weekend of the 27th and 28th dine at UNO and up to 20% of your check will be donated back to JDRF!  Use the coupon below!

CGM-Medicare Bill Introduced in House

JDRF Commends U.S. Representatives Reed, DeGette and Whitfield for Introducing Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) Coverage Legislation JDRF commends U.S. Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY), Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Ed Whitfield (R-KY) for introducing legislation, H.R. 5644, the ‘Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014,’ calling for continuous glucose monitor (CGM) coverage by Medicare. This legislation (which now […]

Walk Day Information: JDRF One Walk Boston

The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes has become JDRF One Walk in Boston and other select markets.  We’ve changed the name of our flagship fundraising event to communicate our focus on a single goal: creating a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D).  The new name and bold look at this year’s JDRF One Walk reflect […]

Walk Day Information: Central MA Walk to Diabetes

Important Walk Day Information The funds and support raised by JDRF Walk—our flagship fundraising event and the largest type 1 diabetes (T1D) event in the world—help us turn Type One into Type None. Thank you for walking with us! BEFORE THE WALK 1. We HIGHLY encourage all Walkers to pre-register online at http://walk.jdrf.org/centralmass2014.  Not only […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Martin Gilmore

Volunteer Spotlight: Martin Gilmore

Martin Gilmore and his wife Susan were Co-Chairs of the Piedmont Triad Hope Gala in 2013. Martin Gilmore is a focused professional and dedicated father who is “in the game” until JDRF has accomplished its vision of creating a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). Why JDRF? Martin’s daughter, Margaret, was diagnosed with T1D in 2007 […]

A New Switch Hitter for Type 1 Diabetes Discovered

Pancreatic cells are more adaptable and possess a greater potential for self-healing than previously assumed For decades, the prevailing wisdom was that beta cells could not regenerate and that their loss in type 1 diabetes (T1D) was irreversible—the reason why people with T1D require insulin injections for life. JDRF-funded research is helping rewrite the textbook […]

Boost JDRF research progress at Walgreens and Duane Reade

Get your flu shot at your community Walgreens or Duane Reade and JDRF will receive money for T1D research From September 1 to November 30, Walgreens will donate $1 to JDRF per flu shot to our supporters — up to a total of $100,000! Download and bring in this JDRF promotional flyer on your visit. […]