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  • T1Dstrong Pyramid Challenge

    June 9, 2020 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Have YOU heard about the T1Dstrong pyramid challenge? K103 and iHeart Radio has!!! Take a look!!! It’s a new campaign to spread...

  • Easter and Passover Bring Out the Sweets in all of Us

    April 10, 2020 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    The smell of spring is in the air. Blooming trees, fresh cut grass and the crisp, clean scent of, wait, what is...

  • Finding Love through T1D

    January 31, 2020 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Written by:  Paul Summers Jr. Most every aspect of my life changed the afternoon my eight-year-old daughter was diagnosed with Type 1...

  • Walk for T1D - Corvallis Community One Walk on May 9, 2020

    January 28, 2020 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    I was diagnosed at the Corvallis Clinic with type 1 diabetes 26 years ago, when I was 9 years old.  Taking insulin...

  • K1 Speed, Dicks’ Mackenzie Ford and Race Car Driver, Brad McAllister Team Up for JDRF

    January 7, 2020 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Local companies K1Speed and Dick’s MacKenzie Ford have teamed up with race car driver Brad McAllister and his Trans Am West Coast...

  • USOA Mrs. Oregon Raises Awareness of Type 1 Diabetes

    November 7, 2019 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Kara Campuzano has been crowned United States of America’s Mrs. Oregon 2020. As the mother of a son with type 1 diabetes,...

  • JDRF Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter Recognizes World Diabetes Day and National Diabetes Awareness Month 

    October 28, 2019 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, invites the Oregon and Southwest Washington communities to join in celebrating...

  • Join us on Sunday, September 22nd for the Portland One Walk!

    September 5, 2019 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

  • Summer 2019 Chapter Newsletter

    August 23, 2019 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Click on the link below to read our latest Chapter Newsletter – Summer 2019! JDRF-Summer Newsletter-407673-Web

  • Surviving College with T1D

    August 23, 2019 • Oregon/Southwest Washington Chapter

    Starting college is an exciting – and scary – time for anyone. For people with type 1 diabetes, the transition to independent...