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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...

  • $500 Drives Donations During our 50th Year

    May 15, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Each year, The DZ Foundation matches Fund a Cure donations made at our local One Dream Gala. Every donor who raises their...

  • Help JDRF Reach the Finish Line with our Match

    May 14, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    At the start of this spring, JDRF was staring down a huge funding gap due to event cancellations in response to COVID-19....

  • T1D Community Joins Together to #RunwithAaron

    May 14, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

      On Sunday, April 26 over 70 #T1D champions from all over the world laced up their shoes to run (or walk) virtually...

  • Meet Taran Connelly!

    May 14, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    I am thrilled to take the baton from Jess and step into the Executive Director role at the New Jersey Metro &...

  • Everyday Hero: Meet the 2020 Youth Ambassadors

    May 14, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    They are students, athletes, musicians, gamers and artists. They are living with type 1 diabetes and they are our Everyday Heroes. This...

  • What is The Power of Us? And why now?

    April 19, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Did you know JDRF was founded in 1970? And, for the past five decades, the JDRF community has driven incredible research and...

  • What's To Come This Spring

    April 7, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    COVID-19 will change many things in the near future, but we can’t let it change our fight to cure type 1 diabetes...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet our Volunteers!

    April 7, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    During the past few weeks our chapter, like many non-profits, have been re-imagining what our Spring and Summer events look like.  Fortunately, before...

  • #TogetherAtHome and Staying Positive

    March 20, 2020 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    The current climate is ever evolving. As new information comes out nearly by the hour, it may seem impossible to disconnect from...