Michigan and Northern Ohio Chapter

JDRF Youth Ambassadors

2020 JDRF Youth Ambassador Program - Now Accepting Applications!

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Become a JDRF Youth Ambassador!
Application deadline has been extended to February 28, 2020

JDRF Youth Ambassadors are children and teens, ages 4-19, with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who help to spread awareness about life with T1D and the importance of raising funds for JDRF to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent, and treat T1D and its complications. Youth Ambassadors are selected to represent JDRF in the community.


  • Application Deadline: Extended to February 28, 2020
  • Children and teens ages 4-19 with T1D are welcome to apply.
  • Have a willingness to speak publicly about life with diabetes and why they want a cure.
  • Comfortable and at ease with adults and have a congenial personality.
  • Parents are willing to support their child in this program and give their permission for him/her to be a Youth Ambassador.

If you have any questions, please contact Krystal Dunlap at 248-936-1282 or kdunlap@jdrf.org.

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