2015 Ride Dates Announced

The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes has raised more than $20 million for research to deliver life-changing therapies and one day a cure for T1D. The Ride is a charity ride that can be as competitive as you make it. You choose the mileage and pace that are comfortable for you. Cyclists of all skill […]

Five Easy Ways Help Make the 2015 Hope Ball A Success

The 14th annual Delaware Hope Ball: Derby After Dark will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington. The Hope Ball is an extraordinary event, each year bringing together more than 400 members of the community for a sparkling evening of fine dining, stellar entertainment and exciting […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Evelyn Brownlee

Meet Evelyn Brownlee, one of JDRF’s most dedicated volunteers! Twice a week, every week, Evelyn donates her time and talent to the JDRF Delaware office. Evelyn is always willing to help with whatever is needed from filing, writing letters, stuffing envelopes, representing JDRF at schools and local health fairs and so much more. Thank you […]

With T1D, There are No Holidays Off

Beginning with #GivingTuesday on December 2, JDRF has continued to work towards our year-end goal to raise $800,000 by December 31. And we need your help. Millions of people with T1D — and the families who love them — are hoping for a cure. Advances funded by JDRF, such as the artificial pancreas system and encapsulated cell […]

A song worth more than a listen

Korn releases exclusive download to benefit T1D research What can one voice raised against type 1 diabetes (T1D) do? If you’re Jonathan Davis, lead singer of acclaimed rock band Korn, one voice can reach millions to help people living with T1D. Jonathan’s young son, Zeppelin, was diagnosed with T1D just over a year ago, and […]

JDRF Delaware Branch Photo Galleries

Looking for photos from recent JDRF Delaware Branch events? Look no further! Click the link below to view event photo galleries. Walk to Cure Diabetes 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes – Walk Day Photos: Courtesy of Laura Koch Photography 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes – Walk Day Photos: Courtesy of Sugarhill Photography 2014 Wilmington Walk […]

Delaware Cyclist Accomplishes 100 Miles In Nashville

On Saturday, November 1, Ben Partlow of Middletown, Delaware braved the wind and cold to bike 100 miles along the hilly Natchez Trace Parkway to raise money for JDRF research.  Ben’s participation in the Nashville Ride To Cure Diabetes combined his love of cycling and support of JDRF during the weekend-long celebration. Ben has been […]

A Community Unites at the Walk to Cure Diabetes

JDRF Delaware celebrated the annual Walk to Cure Diabetes with 4,000 walkers across two locations at Rockford Park in Wilmington and Silver Lake Park in Dover! This year JDRF Delaware held walks during a full range of weather conditions – from sunshine and 70 degrees in Wilmington to rain, high-speed winds and 40 degrees in […]

Hope Ball Theme Announced!

        Save the date for the 2015 Hope Ball: Derby After Dark! The 14th Annual Delaware Hope Ball: Derby After Dark will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington. Hope Ball Chair Barbara England Fund A Cure Family The Heimann Family Stewardship Chair […]