We want YOU to be a JDRF Wisconsin Youth Ambassador!


Do you know any dynamic kids looking to represent JDRF Wisconsin as a Youth Ambassador?

We are looking for kids between the ages of 5-18 to join us as Youth Ambassadors(YA) for the Wisconsin Chapter.  To be considered for the YA program applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Between the ages of 5 – 18 years (Kindergarten – Grade 12)
  • Living with T1D for at least one year
  • Have a positive outlook on life and diabetes
  • Commit to the annual term (January 1 – December 31)
  • Volunteer a minimum of 5 hours to support JDRF programs and / or events
  • Attend and / or participate in a minimum of 4 JDRF engagements, including 2 required activities:
    • One speaking engagement
    • One fundraising event such as One Walk, Ride, Gala or JDRF Your Way
  • Attend Youth Ambassador Orientation in January

Parents and / or guardians have a responsibility in ensuring their child’s success in the program:

  • Review the application with their child
  • Provide permission to participate
  • Assist, as needed, with program support
  • Provide transportation to JDRF events and activities

This is an excellent opportunity to engage the community and spread awareness about Type 1 Diabetes. To apply, CLICK HERE. Applications will be accepted until November 30th.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Ashleigh Sand at asand@jdrf.org or 920.997.0038.