Meet Intern Mikey!

Hi my name is Mikey! I’m 23 years old and currently a senior attending Kutztown University.  I am a PR intern with JDRF and I am enjoying every second of the experience!  I was diagnosed with T1D at the age of 20.  Being diagnosed was a huge shock at first. I was diagnosed a week […]

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 […]

Delaware Tennis Community Raises $28,000 for JDRF Research

The JDRF Delaware Ace for a Cure tennis tournament and luncheon raised more than $28,000 in support of type 1 diabetes research. In its second year, the tournament grew to 64 men and women who experienced the challenges, delights and fun of grass court tennis at Wilmington Country Club. Linda Rudnick served as Chair of […]

Tennis Players Rally to Support Diabetes Research

JDRF Hosts Tennis Tournament at Wilmington Country Club June 9 Wilmington, DE, May 28, 2015 – JDRF Delaware’s Ace for a Cure // Smashing Out Diabetes tennis tournament and luncheon continues its second year at Wilmington Country Club in Greenville on June 9. Last year, tennis enthusiasts took to the exquisite grass courts of Wilmington […]

Youth Ambassador a Finalist in Ford Race Car Contest for JDRF

Wilmington, DE, May 26, 2015 – JDRF Delaware’s 6-year-old Youth Ambassador, Anna H. of Newark, DE, is a finalist in the 2015 Ford Race Car Contest for JDRF.  Across the country kids with type 1 diabetes (T1D) entered their unique race car design to win a once-in-a-lifetime racing experience with Ford. Anna is one of […]

Your School Can Help Create a World without Type 1 Diabetes

Your school can help create a world without type 1 diabetes As you know, for families living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), summer vacation isn’t a break from the daily challenges of life with the disease. Summer days and nights will be filled with fun and friends, but also with carb counting, finger sticks, and […]