Check out this resume: Founder of Zip the Cure, JDRF Youth Ambassador, Walk to Cure Diabetes participant, Trial Net liaison, Promise to Remember Me Campaign advocate, JDRF Children’s Congress delegate, and regular public speaker on living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). It’s hard to believe that someone could offer so much before the age of […]
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Brian McIntosh is the kind of good-natured person who is often heard saying, “What needs to be done? Just tell me.” Driven by the JDRF mission to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D), he is always the first one to step in when help is needed. He motivates others by demonstrating the value of service to his community.
Guest blog by Agnes Rayome, pictured with daughter Graciela at the Nashville JDRF Walk. Agnes serves as the chair for JDRF Middle Tennessee’s T1D Connections, formerly known as the JDRF Family Network. My daughter Graciela was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) six years ago at age 9. At the time we lived in a small town in […]
There is no harder working retiree in southeast Michigan than JDRF volunteer Marvin Daitch. Marvin was introduced to type 1 diabetes nearly 20 years ago, an event that would map a new course for his life, and even become a calling.
Michelle Crouse, of the JDRF Alabama Chapter, has been a caring volunteer, a dedicated advocate, and, quite literally, the calm in a storm. Now her 13-year-old son Cameron, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age two, is taking up the family tradition with his own volunteer and advocacy work.
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.”
JDRF is excited to announce the release of Charlie McCarter’s new album, A Shot In The Arm. This music is free and may be downloaded, streamed, copied, and enjoyed for personal use only. In lieu of paying for this music for your own listening pleasure, Charlie is asking people to please consider a donation to JDRF. JDRF is grateful for […]
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A clinical study published in PNAS provides further proof-of-concept that beta cell encapsulation holds real promise for making islet implantation a viable therapy for people with type 1 diabetes (T1D).