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  • South Jersey delegates advocate on Capitol Hill for T1D research

    August 7, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Our JDRF Children’s Congress delegates, Zoey and Jameson, have returned from a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the Nation’s capital, where they joined more...

  • Eastern PA delegate advocates for T1D research funding on Capitol Hill

    August 5, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Libby Lerch, age 16, of Newtown Square represented JDRF Eastern PA along with a delegation of children and celebrity advocates in Washington,...

  • Eastern PA Chapter—Our Impact

    July 3, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Over the past year, JDRF Eastern Pennsylvania volunteers and staff have made a positive impact in the lives of those living with...

  • Announcing Libby Lerch as 2019 JDRF Children’s Congress Delegate

    April 3, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Libby Lerch, age 16, of Newtown Square has been chosen by JDRF to join a delegation of children and celebrity advocates in...

  • JDRF Advocacy 2019 priorities: Access and affordability as we push for the cure

    April 3, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    By Mark Bowerman, Advocacy Chair for JDRF Eastern Pennsylvania The federal government is the single largest source of funding for type 1...

  • Get answers to your toughest T1D questions at the 2019 TON Summit

    January 7, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Have you heard of Eversense, the new implantable continuous glucose monitoring system developed by Senseonics? Have you had the opportunity to see...

  • Registration for Type One Nation Education Summit is Now Open!

    January 3, 2019 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

  • Why you'll want to attend the 2019 TypeOneNation Summit

    December 5, 2018 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    By CarlaAnn Henry, JDRF Eastern PA Outreach Manager As we get deeper into the holiday season and approach the New Year, it’s...

  • You are making a difference!

    July 6, 2018 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Last year, the JDRF Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter began building and launching its own two-year strategic plan known as the Chapter Optimization Plan....

  • Meet Mark Bowerman of the Eastern PA Volunteer Leadership Team

    April 20, 2018 • Greater Delaware Valley Chapter

    Happy National Volunteer Week! From April 15 to April 21, we are honoring our volunteers and all that they make possible. Today,...