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  • Two Places, One Walk

    April 1, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Two Places, One Walk Esmin’s Crew – Dia Vukovic   “This wasn’t just a Walk, it was a Walk for my son,” Dia...

  • 15 Years a Fundraiser!

    April 1, 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...

  • Rufus Makes an Appearance Outside the Bag of Hope

    April 1, 2020 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Rufus Makes an Appearance Outside the Bag of Hope Seek Volunteer – Carina Persaud  “Can I be this hype?” thought Carina Persaud...

  • NDAM Spotlight – The Stack Family

    November 21, 2017 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Jeannine and Tom Stack have been heavily involved with JDRF since their son Austin’s diagnosis with T1D in August 2000. As a...

  • Ben's Friends

    November 13, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    BEN’S FRIENDS Ben’s Friends is a no-cost New York City community based program connecting children newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes with...

  • The Race For a Cure

    September 21, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Written by David Rosenberg On January 23, 2015 my world was changed forever when my then 1½ -year-old daughter Sawyer was diagnosed...

  • Shop at Marshalls and Support JDRF!

    September 17, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Marshalls raises over $3 million annually for JDRF through its paper sneaker sales for life-changing treatments and a cure for type 1...

  • NYC Chapter awarded Board of Distinction!

    September 17, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    We are pleased to announce that the New York City Chapter of JDRF has been awarded the FY15 JDRF Board of Distinction...

  • Meet Jon and Andrew- Leading the Way of the YLC!

    March 31, 2015 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    Here at the New York City Chapter, we recognize that the young leaders in our community are such a vital part of...

  • New York City #T1DTally Campaign

    November 1, 2014 • New York City/Long Island Chapter

    National Diabetes Awareness Month New York City Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is all about the numbers: number of carbs in a meal,...