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Check out this resume: Founder of Zip the Cure, JDRF Youth Ambassador, Walk to Cure Diabetes participant, Trial Net liaison, Promise to Remember Me Campaign advocate, JDRF Children’s Congress delegate, and regular public speaker on living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). It’s hard to believe that someone could offer so much before the age of […]
Brian McIntosh is the kind of good-natured person who is often heard saying, “What needs to be done? Just tell me.” Driven by the JDRF mission to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D), he is always the first one to step in when help is needed. He motivates others by demonstrating the value of service to his community.
The Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarship Program is available to incoming freshmen seeking a higher education at an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school. This scholarship recognizes students who are actively involved in the diabetes community, who have high academic performance, who participate in community and/or extra-curricular activities and who have demonstrated that […]
Always Hungry, Always Thirsty, Always Going to the Bathroom When Diagnosed with T1D at the Age of 13 – Today, Diane Brown Is a Competitive Body-Builder Rock Hard and Determined at 51 … by Diane Brown I have always been interested in working out and eating healthy. A subscription to Oxygen (Women’s Fitness) Magazine really […]
There is no harder working retiree in southeast Michigan than JDRF volunteer Marvin Daitch. Marvin was introduced to type 1 diabetes nearly 20 years ago, an event that would map a new course for his life, and even become a calling.
JDRF International Board of Directors announces the appointment of Derek Rapp as the Vice Chair for the 2015–2016 term. JDRF is the leading global organization focused on T1D (type 1 diabetes) research. Since its founding in 1970, JDRF has awarded more than $1.7 billion to diabetes research. Rapp began his term on the International Board […]
Michelle Crouse, of the JDRF Alabama Chapter, has been a caring volunteer, a dedicated advocate, and, quite literally, the calm in a storm. Now her 13-year-old son Cameron, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age two, is taking up the family tradition with his own volunteer and advocacy work.
JDRF has been selected as a featured charity in the NEW Omaha Steaks program, “Steaks for Good.” When you make a purchase at Steaks for Good from now until December 25th, choose JDRF as your charity of choice and 10 percent of your purchase will go to JDRF. Shop online, in a retail location, or […]
Linda Wright has been a teacher, a salesperson and manager in a marketing company, and now a chef and the owner of her own catering business. She says, “Volunteering with JDRF incorporates all those professions.”
Gave Visitors Inspiration for their Kitchen Renovation Photos by Dave Myers & Diane Anderson Blue skies and mild fall temps greeted 300 visitors as they toured 10 magnificent kitchens in JDRF’s self-guided Heart of the Home Kitchen Tour on Thursday, November 14th. St. Louis’ central corridor offered visitors a variety of decors from country casual […]