Jim Bayles of Newtown, CT to swim Lake Erie to benefit JDRF

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 […]

Former Pittsburgh Steeler Kendall Simmons Visits Erie

Former Pittsburgh Steeler Kendall Simmons Visits Erie

On Monday, April 29th many local families had the opportunity to meet NFL Player and two-time Super Bowl champion Kendall Simmons.  Simmons shared his personal journey of being diagnosed with T1D in his second year of playing professional ball and went on to have a very successful football career.  Kendall spent time with each attendee […]

16th Annual Beach Ball Gala – Be a Hero for JDRF

Join the NWPA Branch of JDRF in celebrating the 16th Annual Beach Ball Gala, presented by Highmark! On Saturday, March 23, 2013, the Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center in Erie, PA will be transformed into a tropical paradise!  The evening will feature both live and silent auctions with a Caribbean flair.  Many new and exciting […]