ONE NIGHT Celebrating Champions, Accelerating Cures

May 1, 2021
7:00 pm

Honoring Paul "The Ultimate" Vaden

You're invited to join us for an unforgettable evening, from the comfort of your own home, as we celebrate JDRF’s T1D champions and raise funds to accelerate cures. This entertainment-packed program will feature special celebrity appearances, inspiring stories, a premier silent & live auction and more! Sponsorship, Underwriting and VIP Watch-Party opportunities available. See below for the many ways to support T1D research!

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Ways to Give

Fund A Cure

Fund A Cure immediately follows the Live Auction portion of the evening. Fund A Cure is an opportunity to make an impact on the lives of people living with T1D and their loved ones through a 100% tax-deductible donation, which will accelerate life-changing research. Fund A Cure donations will be invested in JDRF’s effective and focused research agenda aimed to progressively remove the impact of T1D from people’s lives until there is a cure.

  • Be known as the company that is helping to create a world without T1D. Companies support JDRF because we have a solid track record of funding research efficiently and effectively.

    View Sponsorship and Underwriting details here

    Register for Sponsorship and Underwriting here

  • Stay at Home & Show Your Support with a V1P Watch Party — a DATE NIGHT FOR TWO ($1,000) or a TABLE WITH A TWIST ($5,000). Enjoy curated-for-you libations and exclusive One Night swag to enhance your One Night viewing experience.  Click here for all the details. A VIP Watch Party automatically includes admission to One Night. Click here to register for a Watch Party.

  • Sign up for One Night Access and support us in your own way (make a Fund A Cure donation, purchase an auction item, etc).

  • Donating an auction item is a great way to gain visibility for your business and to support critical type 1 diabetes research.


    Orange County area AUCTION LETTER and DONATION FORM



Paul “The Ultimate” Vaden
Founder, Answer the Bell, Inc.
Retired World Boxing Champion,
Speaker, Corporate Consultant
President, JDRF San Diego Board of Directors

In his 15 years of service to the JDRF San Diego Chapter, retired professional boxer and World Boxing Champion, Paul “The Ultimate” Vaden, has never hesitated to “Answer the Bell” in his commitment to the T1D community.  Besides his current integral role as JDRF San Diego Board President, Paul has devoted countless hours to the San Diego One Walk, using his celebrity status to engage JDRF partners, community leaders, and families in the fight against T1D.


Event Contact

Christine Rhoads (San Diego area), Jane Gagne (Orange County area), Elisabeth Fleshler (Los Angeles area)
(Christine) 858-294-0730; (Jane) 657-213-7646; (Elisabeth) 213-769-6314 |;;

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