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  • FUNdraising Event: Team Eugene's Corn Hole Cup Tournament

    July 26, 2018 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Gene Keohane, team captain of Team Eugene from One Walk, Liberty State Park, hosts an annual Corn Hole Tournament. This team fundraising...

  • 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...

  • One Walk Team Week Winners!

    September 30, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Competition during Team Week was fierce! Our teams and participants fought hard to raise the most for JDRF – and to win...

  • 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...

  • ¡Ayuda deseada!

    July 8, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    If you are bilingual and would like to volunteer to assist our Spanish-speaking families, please contact our Outreach Team! We are in...

  • Everyday Hero Award: Meet Jill Rothman

    March 27, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Jill Rothman’s daughter, Alyssa, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2011. In search of community during that time, she found...

  • JDRF Volunteers Take On Capitol Hill

    March 8, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Last week I joined hundreds of grassroots advocates from across the country in Washington, D.C. for JDRF’s Government Day. We arrived with...

  • One Mom Shares her Life-Changing Experience with Daughter's School

    January 24, 2019 • New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter

    Melissa Smith, a T1D mom, shares how her daughter draws strength from JDRF Powered by Kids and offers families and schools a...