Meet The Intern: Kayla

Hi, my name is Kayla! I am 19 years old and going into my sophomore year of college. In August, I will be attending the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. I am a PR intern with JDRF Delaware and love every second of the experience. I personally do not have T1D, but […]

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 […]

Hope Ball Sneak Peek – Youth Ambassador Art Project

Last weekend the JDRF Delaware Youth Ambassadors gathered at the studio of local artist, Sherry Brilliant, to create a one of a kind art piece to be featured in the 2015 JDRF Hope Ball: Derby After Dark live auction. Live Auction Sneak Peak – Youth Ambassador Art Project Don’t miss your chance to meet our […]

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 […]

Jacki’s Story

 Jacki Ettinger Board Member and Mother of a child with type 1 diabetes On August 4, 2006 my life and that of my entire family changed dramatically. That is the day, my son Sam, then just 13 years old informed me that he thought he might have diabetes. You may wonder what led him to […]

Rob’s Story

Rob Furness Rob Furness has been working in the financial community for the past 35 years mostly in the banking sector. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware where he received a BS degree in Education. A long time Delaware resident, Rob and his wife Deb reside just south of Wilmington and have […]