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  • November is National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM), and we need you to help us spread the word.

    November 9, 2016 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Help JDRF raise both funds and awareness this November. We’re inviting you to take the T1D Looks Like Me challenge to help...

  • Get Involved: National Diabetes Awareness Month

    November 6, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. But, at JDRF, we know that raising awareness and providing education about this disease is so...

  • Everyday Hero: Meet Danielle Steppat

    November 5, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Danielle Steppat is a friendly face around many JDRF events. You’ve probably seen her warm smile or have been drawn into a...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet Jerry Keselman

    October 1, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    If you’ve met Jerry, you’ve likely felt his passion for Ride Weekend. But, Jerry’s passion for his friends and family is what...

  • Ascensia Diabetes Care: We're the Supportive Type

    September 10, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    At Ascensia Diabetes Care, we are excited to be continuing our partnership with JDRF in 2019 by participating in the JDRF One...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet Rita Martin of Ascensia Diabetes Care

    September 3, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Ascensia Diabetes Care is a company that shows their commitment to type 1 diabetes (T1D) every single day.  Each day they go...

  • Approaching Small Businesses to Support your One Walk Team

    August 5, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Approaching small businesses that you patronize can be a great resource to help your team reach its goal. Not sure where to...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet Children's Congress Delegates From New Jersey

    August 1, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Young New Jersey advocates John Gallagher, Arianna Gehan, Keyonna Murray, and Danny Zinn traveled to the United States Capitol from July 8-10...

  • Meet Agatha Siegel, our One Walk Ambassador

    July 9, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Jordana, a JDRF Outreach Volunteer and mom to son with T1D, sat down with this year’s One Walk Ambassador Agatha Siegel. During...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet Cathleen Callinan

    June 14, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Cathleen’s son, Jack, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) at age 7.  As Jack became a teenager, they began looking for...