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 […]

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 […]

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 […]