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  • 2019 National Volunteer Week

    April 2, 2019

    This National Volunteer Week, April 7-13, 2019, JDRF celebrates the passion and dedication of our inspiring volunteers! JDRF was founded by families...

  • Thankful for those who choose JDRF

    November 26, 2018

    Giving is a word we’re very familiar with here at JDRF – it’s what makes this organization so great. JDRF was founded...

  • What type are you?

    October 31, 2018

    There’s more than one way to get involved with JDRF. Check out these four passionate JDRF supporters who have found their own...

  • JDRF Honors Community Volunteers at 2018 One Conference

    July 11, 2018

    On Wednesday, July 11, chapter volunteers and members of the JDRF staff gathered together for the annual One Conference in Washington, D.C....

  • Finding a Wingman with T1D

    June 7, 2018

    Matt Kriech’s interests are far ranging. He has a doctorate in chemistry, runs a craft brewery and marathons … and became a...

  • From Classroom to Cure

    June 1, 2018

    At JDRF, research is everything. And, thanks to the generosity of our donors, we are able to fund research that brings better...

  • Your 2017 Annual Report

    January 17, 2018

    You walk. You ride. You volunteer. You mentor. You are the force behind a powerful movement to end type 1 diabetes (T1D)...

  • JDRF Welcomes Freshmen of 115th Congress

    January 19, 2017

    Hundreds of JDRF volunteers across the nation will be meeting with freshman lawmakers of the 115th Congress over the next few weeks...

  • Why Go the Distance with JDRF?

    June 17, 2016

    The secret of JDRF’s remarkable progress toward our ultimate goal of a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D) is one thing: you....