Dine at Moe’s and satisfy your thirst for progress

From September 28, 2014, to February 28, 2015, Moe’s Southwest Grill® is holding its cobranded cup campaign at its more than 550 locations. For each regular-sized beverage purchased with a meal, Moe’s will donate to JDRF—with a minimum contribution of $100,000. Moe’s made-to-order, fresh southwestern fare also offers more than 20 gluten-free ingredients and helps […]

2015 Children’s Congress

On September 2nd, the launch of the JDRF 2015 Children’s Congress application took place. Time has flown by since the JDRF 2013 Children’s Congress Delegates were here in D.C. last July, and we are already searching the country for those 150 stellar delegates to come to Washington, D.C., next summer (July 13-15, 2015) to meet […]

Marshalls Sneaker Sales Campaign

Marshalls has launched their Sneaker Sales campaign to support JDRF in their 900 locations throughout the country. Be sure to visit your local Marshalls store from now until October 4th and purchase a JDRF sneaker for $1, $5 or $10 at checkout to support type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The dollars raised through this campaign […]

Advance Auto Parts Sneaker Sales Campaign

Advance Auto Parts has launched their annual JDRF Sneaker Sales Campaign in more than 4,000 locations in the US, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands.  Be sure to visit your local Advance Auto Parts store from now until October 4th to purchase a $1, $5, $10, $25 or $50 Paper Sneaker (or a pair!) to support […]

Miracle on Canal St.

Make Miracles Happen! Miracle on Canal Street is Potawatomi Bingo Casino’s signature community program that raises funds for children’s charities – and JDRF is in the running to be a beneficiary. Miracle program has raised more than $13.6 million for hundreds of area children’s charities. The program began as a way to carry on the […]

2014 Board of Distinction

The Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter of JDRF is proud to announce that we have been awarded with a 2014 Board of Distinction! Over the course of its 43 year history, JDRF has documented and established best practices that are shared by successful chapter boards across the organization. Boards that achieve these norms are recognized with the […]

CGM-Medicare Bill Introduced in House

JDRF Commends U.S. Representatives Reed, DeGette and Whitfield for Introducing Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) Coverage Legislation JDRF commends U.S. Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY), Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Ed Whitfield (R-KY) for introducing legislation, H.R. 5644, the ‘Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014,’ calling for continuous glucose monitor (CGM) coverage by Medicare. This legislation (which now […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Martin Gilmore

Volunteer Spotlight: Martin Gilmore

Martin Gilmore and his wife Susan were Co-Chairs of the Piedmont Triad Hope Gala in 2013. Martin Gilmore is a focused professional and dedicated father who is “in the game” until JDRF has accomplished its vision of creating a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). Why JDRF? Martin’s daughter, Margaret, was diagnosed with T1D in 2007 […]

A New Switch Hitter for Type 1 Diabetes Discovered

Pancreatic cells are more adaptable and possess a greater potential for self-healing than previously assumed For decades, the prevailing wisdom was that beta cells could not regenerate and that their loss in type 1 diabetes (T1D) was irreversible—the reason why people with T1D require insulin injections for life. JDRF-funded research is helping rewrite the textbook […]

Support JDRF with AmazonSmile

JDRF has been selected to be one of the charities in the @Amazon Smile program. When you shop @Amazon, select JDRF as your charity of choice and for each purchase made, Amazon will donate .5% to JDRF, helping fund type 1 diabetes research. Please click HERE to get started!

Boost JDRF research progress at Walgreens and Duane Reade

Get your flu shot at your community Walgreens or Duane Reade and JDRF will receive money for T1D research From September 1 to November 30, Walgreens will donate $1 to JDRF per flu shot to our supporters — up to a total of $100,000! Download and bring in this JDRF promotional flyer on your visit. […]