Linda Wright has been a teacher, a salesperson and manager in a marketing company, and now a chef and the owner of her own catering business. She says, “Volunteering with JDRF incorporates all those professions.”
When Kevin Wehrenberg became concerned about the media’s portrayal of type 1 diabetes (T1D) during the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, he contacted the Los Angeles Chapter, wanting to discuss the issue. The chapter’s executive director was impressed and soon asked Kevin to join the local Board.
Step into the shoes of someone living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for one day in an eye-opening text campaign made possible through the generous support of Lilly Diabetes. In just a single day, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the challenges people with T1D face. Sign up today, or any day in November, and […]
Help support our family walk team, Jared’s Crew, by purchasing raffle tickets for this beautiful Jack Paluh print. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. Please contact Carl Gladitz at email@example.com for tickets.
During the week of August 12, Jim Bayles of Newtown, Connecticut will be swimming across Lake Erie to benefit JDRF. Not only will donations made locally stay with the NWPA Branch of JDRF, additional donations will benefit the Fairfield County, Connecticut Chapter of JDRF. It’s a WIN-WIN situation! If Jim completes this swim, he will […]
Upon diagnosis with type 1 diabetes (T1D), the disease immediately teaches you that your pancreas isn’t just this corn on the cob–shaped organ sitting behind your stomach. The insulin produced by this organ is crucial to metabolizing food, feeding your cells, and keeping you alive. When you’re diagnosed, you learn how to test your blood […]
The Masonic Organization, The order of the Amaranth, Farrell Court #120 is a co-ed group of Masons and Ladies related to Masons. They meet in West Middlesex, PA and assist families who reside in Mercer, Crawford, Butler, Lawrence, Erie, McKean, Jefferson, and Clearfield Counties. For the last several years, they have monetarily assisted children with […]