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 […]

JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes FUNdraisers – Team Take 1 Down

Laura Boyer’s son, Blake, as diagnosed with T1D in 2012. Since then, the Boyer family has been FUNdraising for JDRF. This year, Laura is raising money for the JDRF Walk to Cure diabetes while beautifying your fall garden! As the Team Captain of Wilmington Walk Team Take 1 Down, Laura sells mums with proceeds going […]

JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes FUNdraiser – Landon Willmott

Meet Landon Willmott! Landon is  a 5-year-old passionate about finding a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D).  His big sister, Jenna, was diagnosed with T1D in 2011 when she was 4 years old. Landon also has two cousins living with T1D. This year Landon wrote a letter (with a little help from his mom, Jessica) […]

JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes FUNdraiser – Amelia Rehrman

JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes FUNdraiser – Amelia Rehrman

Amelia Rehrman is an 11-year-old living with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). Amelia was diagnosed when she was just 4 years old. When Amelia was 6-years-old she began “Amelia’s Diabetes Dash,” a JDRF FUNdraising event. Amelia also served a 2013 JDRF Children’s Congress Delegate. Take a moment to read Amelia’s  story below about the creative and […]

Spotlight on Delaware JDRF Kids – Ariel Friedlander

Sing it for the Cure By: Ariel Friedlander I am Ariel Friedlander, I am Jewish and I am a type 1 diabetic. These two things have come to define in large part who I am and how I view the world. This year is my anniversary.  Happy anniversary! Actually, it’s not an anniversary in the […]