Walk Incentive Prizes Deadline – January 31st

JDRF Delaware Walk to Cure Diabetes was a tremendous success thanks to your support, and we will gladly accept your donations for your Walk Teams throughout the year.  However, if you would like to participate in the fundraising rewards program, the deadline to turn in your money is January 31, 2015. The JDRF fundraising rewards […]

Ride to Cure Diabetes Registration Opens January 21

Mark you calendars! JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes registration opens January 21 at 12pm! 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 and to take part in a weekend-long […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Scott Pincura

Meet Scott Pincura, proud member of Team JDRF! Just last week Scott represented the JDRF Delaware Branch and Kenzie’s Kure at the Disney Marathon in Orlando Florida. Scott ran in honor of his eldest daughter MacKenzie, a JDRF Delaware Branch Youth Ambassador. Through the support of co-workers, friends and family Scott has raised more than […]

Unlocking a Combination Therapy for New Onset T1D

A new study is further assessing if a novel combination of drugs could help treat new onset type 1 diabetes University of Florida researchers are ready to launch a new clinical study to examine if a combination of two U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs, antithymocyte globulin (ATG) and granulocyte colony stimulating factor […]

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 […]

Advancing a Key Artificial Pancreas Technology

Stable liquid glucagon developed by JDRF partner Xeris evaluated in first clinical study The JDRF Artificial Pancreas (AP) project is focused on accelerating the development of commercially-viable AP systems that better mimic the biological function of the pancreas and reduce the daily burden of managing type 1 diabetes (T1D). To achieve this goal, JDRF funds […]