Blog and Local Support Information

  • #WhyIRun - Ackerman Sisters, 2019 Team JDRF

    August 1, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet Samantha and Dani Ackerman from Nesconset, NY – two sisters running the 2019 TCS NYC Marathon with Team JDRF for the...

  • #WhyIRide - Amanda Di Lella, 2019 Sonoma California

    July 12, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet Amanda who is doing her first Ride to Cure Diabetes this year in Sonoma CA! Number of Rides with JDRF This...

  • #WhyIRun - Sklar Squad, 2019 Team JDRF

    June 28, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet the Sklar Squad: Julie, Betsy and Steven Sklar from Englewood, CO, Liam Gaziano from Dedham, MA and Michael Knopf from New...

  • #WhyIRun - Gianna Gallo, 2019 Team JDRF

    June 25, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet first time Runner, Gianna Gallo, from San Luis Obispo, CA! Gianna will be running the 2019 TCS NYC Marathon with her...

  • #WhyIRun - Jamie Jones, 2019 Team JDRF

    June 14, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet first time Runner, Jamie Jones from Webster, NH. Who do you run for? My 12 year son was diagnosed with diabetes...

  • Meet Your JDRF 2019 Children’s Congress New York City/Long Island Delegates!

    June 5, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    JDRF 2019 Children’s Congress will take place from July 8-10, 2019, in Washington, D.C. Every two years, more than 160 children living...

  • JDRF Staten Island Gala Honorees

    May 15, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    On Thursday, May 23, 2019, JDRF is honored to celebrate the impact Kristin Dalton and Brian Laline of the Staten Island Advance...

  • #WhyIRUN - Kirsten Southam, 2019 TEAM JDRF

    May 14, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Meet first time Marathon Runner, Kirsten Southam from Durham, CA! How Many Times have you Run with Team JDRF? First time running...

  • #WhyIRUN - Carol Littler, 2019 TEAM JDRF

    May 10, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    I’m Carol Littler from Wigan in the United Kingdom (half way between Manchester & Liverpool) How Many Times have you Run with...

  • JDRF New Family Meet N' Greet Long Island!

    March 26, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter