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  • #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...

  • #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...

  • 2015 TypeOneNation Summit Guest Speakers

    October 29, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Our annual TypeOneNation Summit (TONS) is on Saturday, November 7th and we are so excited to welcome the following guest speakers to the...

  • Meet Rachel, JDRF One Night in Vegas Fund A Cure Speaker

    May 29, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Last night at One Night in Vegas, Rachel moved the crowd as the Fund a Cure Speaker. Read her speech below and...

  • Ride to Cure Diabetes Registration is Open

    January 22, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Join us in advancing type 1 diabetes research! The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes is a destination cycling event that takes place...