Blog

  • Disney Marathon Magic

    March 16, 2020 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Are you a runner who is interested in supporting JDRF? You can participate through JDRF at the Disney Marathon, Walt Disney World...

  • Create a Ride Poster!

    March 12, 2020 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Calling all budding artists! We are in search of volunteers to help support the JDRF Ride Team by making Ride to Cure...

  • The Ride to Cure Diabetes is Amazing!

    February 5, 2020 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Our 2019 JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes season had: 60 riders that included 14 first-time riders and 14 T1D riders. These riders...

  • Youth Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Victor Chang

    January 8, 2020 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    “Pass the jerky,” I coughed out in a voice that would have sounded gruff had it been set two octaves lower. I...

  • Youth Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Ceci Komminsk

    December 9, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    My name is Ceci Komminsk and I was diagnosed with Type One Diabetes (T1D) on December 29, 2006. Living with T1D can...

  • We have a New Teen Meetup Group!

    November 4, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Teenage years can be a tough time, and diabetes brings extra challenges. The Teen Meetup Group provides teens, ages 13-18, an opportunity to...

  • Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Ride to Cure Diabetes season!

    November 2, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    JDRF is grateful for your support. It’s hard to believe that the last Ride of the FY20 season just wrapped up! We...

  • Youth Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Jade Gorman

    October 26, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Hello my name is Jade Gorman and I was diagnosed with Type One Diabetes 2-1-2018. This summer I attend the Friends for...

  • Why I Walk: MacKenzie Wilson

    October 21, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    It was Thanksgiving 2014. Dylan was just a few weeks shy of his first birthday. My husband, Ryan Sult, and I were...

  • Bronx Zoo Day hosted by new SEAD Program

    October 14, 2019 • Westchester/Fairfield/Hudson Valley Chapter - White Plains

    Guest blog post from our friends at the Fleischer Institute for Diabetes and Metabolism at Montefiore-Einstein Medical Center. This past July at...