2017 National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month!


National Diabetes Awareness Month provides a chance for JDRF and all of their supporters to raise funds and spread awareness for type 1 diabetes. There are TONS of opportunities to be involved in Central Pennsylvania for National Diabetes Awareness Month, please read all opportunities below:

2017 National Diabetes Awareness Month


November 3, 2017: Moral Imagination in Chronic Illness presented by Marina Tsaplina. 12:00pm – 1:00pm. More information here.

November 4, 2017: Diabetes Fair at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. 9:00am – Noon. More information here.

November 5, 2017: Harrisburg One Walk. Register or donate here!

November 8, 2017: Strawberry Square FamilyCare Diabetes nutrition information. More information here.

November 11, 2017: LGH Diabetes Day. 10:00am-12:00pm. Click here for more information!

November 14, 2017: World Diabetes Day – diabetes and nutrition information. More information here.

November 17, 2017: The Extraordinary Give. Donations will be accepted at this site from 12 midnight – 11:59 PM as part of Lancaster County’s largest day of online giving. On that day, every dollar donated will be stretched by at least $500,000 from the Lancaster County Community Foundation,our Presenting Sponsors Rodgers & Associates and the S. Dale High Family Foundation, plus our generous community partners, to support JDRF. CLICK HERE to donate. 

November 20, 2017: Strawberry Square FamilyCare total cholesterol, glucose, and blood pressure screenings. More information here.

November 28, 2017: Susquehanna Harvest Dine to Donate Night for JDRF. 11:00am-10:00pm. With presentation of flyer (will be added) and 10% of your purchase will benefit JDRF.

 For questions or concerns about National Diabetes Awareness Month in Central Pennsylvania please contact Lauren Wilcox at lwilcox@jdrf.org