JDRF One Walk: “Why I Walk Wednesday”

“Why I Walk Wednesday” is a series that allows you to meet some of our local Walkers and learn why they Walk to help JDRF create world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). See below to catch up on our stories! Interested in submitting your own “Why I Walk” piece? Please contact Jillian Boston at 781-431-0700 […]

Portrait Simple Smile for a Cure Contest

Each summer, Portrait Simple runs their annual Smile for a Cure portrait contest to benefit JDRF. This July, over $2,500 was raised! The judges have selected the top image per studio in each category, totaling 21 finalists. Now its up to you to select the final three! Online voting is open now through Thursday, September […]

Shop to Support JDRF with AmazonSmile

We are pleased to announce that JDRF is a participating charity in the AmazonSmile online program. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support JDRF every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience […]

Calling All JDRF Volunteers! We Need Your Help on Walk Day.

The funds and support raised by JDRF One Walk—our flagship fundraising event and the largest type 1 diabetes (T1D) event in the world—help us turn Type One into Type None.  This year JDRF One Walk Boston is taking place on Saturday, October 3 and JDRF One Walk Central Massachusetts is taking place on Sunday, October […]

33rd Annual Boston Gala Highlights

Oh what a night!  $2 million and counting! On Saturday, May 9, 700 guests gathered at the Boston Marriott Copley Place for One Night, the 33rd Annual JDRF Boston Gala in celebration of how far we have come toward the One Day when we will celebrate a cure. The evening was a true testament to […]

Ride to Cure Diabetes

When cycling and charity combine…magic happens. The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes has raised more than $26 million for research to deliver life-changing therapies, and one day, a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D).  Join us for a fun-filled weekend that brings together riders from around the world to raise funds for T1D research. Whatever […]

2015 Boston Gala Raises $2 Million

From left to right: Emcee and Anchor of WCVB’s Chronicle, Anthony Everett, Honoree Shari Cashman, Haley Cashman, Fund A Cure Speaker Alyssa Cashman, Honoree Robert Cashman, 2015 Nancy Jones Diabetes Champion Recipient Marshalls, represented by Rebecca Leonard, Associate Vice President and Director of Public Relations for TJX Corporation, and President, New England Board of Directors, […]

Kick Off Summer with JDRF at the Cape Cod Walk

We are excited to announce a new Walk location for the New England Chapter!  The Cape Cod Walk will take place on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds in East Falmouth. Check-In: 9:30 a.m. Walk Starts: 10:30 a.m. Length of Walk: 5K The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is a fun, happy, […]

It’s Not Too Late to Support the 33rd Annual Boston Gala

Thank you to everyone for contributing to One Night where we celebrated how far we have come toward the One Day when we will celebrate a cure! There is still time to make a direct contribution to JDRF’s renowned research efforts through Fund A Cure.  Your contribution will drive the discovery, development and delivery of […]