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  • Richard Hartell is the Greater New York City Chapter 2020 One Walk Corporate Chair

    August 11, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    The Greater New York City Chapter of JDRF announces Richard Hartell, Global Chief Strategy Office of Publicis Media as the 2020 JDRF One Walk®,  Hartell will partner with JDRF staff and volunteers in engaging our business community and the community at...

  • A letter from our Executive Director

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

    Dear Friends of JDRF: As our world grapples with coronavirus, and all New Yorkers shelter-at-home, we at the New York City/Long Island...

  • 2019 One Walk Highlights

    March 4, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    15 Years a Fundraiser! The Schwartz’s Team-Robert Schwartz   15 years ago, Robert Schwartz took his first step at the 2005 JDRF One...

  • 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...

  • #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...