Blog and Local Support Information

  • Announcing the 2020 One Night Signature Gala Honorees…

    February 14, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    We are thrilled to announce Daniel & Colleen Aversano as the 2020 One Night Signature Gala Honorees! In August of 2018, at...

  • JDRF ONE WALK TOP FUNDRAISERS

    February 6, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Wow, what a year for the JDRF One Walk! The inspiration felt at the 2019 JDRF One Walks was because of your...

  • Become a JDRF Youth Ambassador and Make a Difference

    September 23, 2019 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    The JDRF New York City/Long Island Chapter’s Youth Ambassador (YA) program is a great way for kids to get involved and help...

  • #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...