Shop at Walgreens

While you’re out stocking up on essentials for summer’s slower pace, Walgreens commitment to JDRF is in high gear. Visit any of Walgreens 8,000 locations between July 1 and July 14 and make a $1, $2, $5 or $10 donation to JDRF at checkout, and help create a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). Through […]

The Prick 5K Trail Run

Join us for The Prick 5k trail run! Boasting a beautiful 5k run/walk and open 1k run/walk through Watertown’s Barndt/Quirk Park, the trail course has notable elevation changes but is not technically difficult to run or walk. Besides providing an outlet for those who want to challenge themselves on a cross-country route, the event benefits […]

Join the Southeastern Wisconsin Ride Team!

Be a part of the Southeastern Wisconsin Ride Team. The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes is a destination cycling event that takes place in several stunning locations across the United States. Cyclists of all skill levels come together to raise funds for JDRF – the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research- and […]

JDRF Southeastern Wisconsin & Kohl’s Cares Partnership

We are excited to be moving to Miller Park for the 2015 JDRF One Walk, Milwaukee locally presented by Kohl’s Cares! Kohl’s actively supports kids’ health and education initiatives in communities nationwide including in their Hometown of Milwaukee. One way they fulfill this mission is by sponsoring JDRF One Walk™. Since 1996, Kohl’s and Kohl’s […]

Gala Photos Available!

Photos from Under the Sea – 2015 JDRF Gala are available! Preview Gala photos at: http://distinctivememories.smugmug.com/JDRF-2015-Gala/i-vsQfrgT Preview Step and Repeat photos at: http://shelleylynnphotography.smugmug.com/JDRFgala2015/2015              

Calling All Artists!

Its time for More Than Card’s Art Search 2015! But first: Congratulations to all of 2014’s artists. The class included 8 products that sold more than 1000 cards each, several substantially more. Well done, young Picassos! Our children’s artwork search program remains the same. Children get the chance to have their artwork professionally printed on […]

Everyone Should Have the Best Diabetes Technologies

Read Annika’s bio I’ve known diabetes all of my life… I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2006 when I was seven years old and my little brother was diagnosed in 2009 when he was 22 months old. Our grandpa also has T1D. When he was diagnosed in 1957 at the age of […]

Well-Timed AP Technology Offers Peace of Mind in the UK

A JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge showed that an overnight treat-to-range device improved glucose control A recent JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge has found that unsupervised, at-home use of a treat-to-range artificial pancreas system can improve blood-glucose control throughout the night and into the next day. You can click on the […]

Two-year $300 Million Special Diabetes Program Extended

In an overwhelming vote, the U.S. Senate approved a two-year extension of the Special Diabetes Program (SDP)—an initiative that accounts for roughly one-third of all federally-funded type 1 diabetes (T1D) research in the United States. “JDRF staff and our network of advocacy leaders and passionate volunteers all across the U.S. work tirelessly every day to […]