JDRF & Harris Teeter Campaign

It’s that time of year again for the Harris Teeter Donation Card Campaign. From March 1 – 31, 2015 when you visit your neighborhood Harris Teeter you will have the opportunity to donate to JDRF in $1, $3 or $5 denominations at checkout at any of Harris Teeter’s 230 locations in eight states including North […]

Chapter Year in Review – We Oughta Be in Pictures

2014 was a tremendous year for the Greater Western Carolinas Chapter of JDRF, thanks to you! (The Rock, Hollywood Pictures, 1996).  We’d like to share with you just a few highlights that captured the hearts of movie-goers all over Charlotte, Ashevile and Greenville:        March of the Penguins (Warner Independent Pictures, 2005) JDRF […]

Support JDRF Corporate Partners in Fall JDRF Sneaker Sales

Support JDRF Corporate Partners in Fall JDRF Sneaker Sales

Each year, Marshalls, Advanced Auto Parts and Republic Finance, our dedicated JDRF corporate partners hold JDRF Paper Sneaker Sales whose proceeds help JDRF fund type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. They also raise awareness of JDRF and the critical need for research to benefit people living with T1D among their employees and in the communities in which […]

MoreThanCards to Benefit JDRF Holiday Card Contest

MoreThanCards Holiday Cards to benefit the JDRF. HOLIDAY ARTWORK NEEDED !! MoreThanCards has supported the JDRF for over 12 years, selling more than 2 million greeting cards and notecards, and netting over $500,000 for Type-1 diabetes research for JDRF   ALL ARTISTS WELCOME! These cards give artists a chance to help make people more aware about diabetes, and to raise […]

Walgreens Pin-Pad Campaign for JDRF Launches July 1st!

Walgreens Pin-Pad Campaign for JDRF Launches July 1st!

This week, Walgreens has launched their pin-pad campaign to support JDRF in their 8,000 locations throughout the country.  Be sure to visit your local Walgreens store in Upstate, SC from now until July 31st to donate $1, $2, $5, or $10 at checkout to support type 1 diabetes (T1D) research.  The dollars raised through this […]

T1D KIDS NEEDED FOR MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE ALL-STAR GAME

T1D KIDS NEEDED FOR MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE ALL-STAR GAME

LET’S TAKE IT TO THE FIELD! JDRF has been selected as the official charity of the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game on Saturday, July 13 at American Legion Memorial Stadium.  JDRF is seeking 40 Youth Ambassadors and T1D kids (ages 6-12) to escort each All-Star player onto the field. Kids are asked to arrive between […]

JDRF Hope Gala – Celebrate Hope

SAVE THE DATE! JDRF Greater Western Carolinas – Charlotte celebrates the 13th Annual Hope Gala CELEBRATE HOPE Saturday, November 9, 2013 Charlotte Convention Center – Crown Ballroom HONORING Fernando & Citlali Aguirre For information on sponsorships, ticket purchases, or to donate an auction item, visit us at www.hopegalacharlotte.com.

We’re Still Reaching For Our Goal – Walk to Cure Diabetes

We’re Still Reaching For Our Goal – Walk to Cure Diabetes

Just because the Walks are over doesn’t mean the fundraising is.  We’re still reaching to meet our goal for the 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes held in April!  Our fiscal year ends June 30th, so you can keep sending in your donations until then! Mail your donations to our office with a note as to […]