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 […]

WE’RE STILL REACHING TO MEET OUR GOAL!

WE’RE STILL REACHING TO MEET OUR GOAL!

Just because our Walks are over, doesn’t mean our fundraising is! We’ve still got a $149,075 gap to bridge to reach our goal for all three Walks this year!   STRETCH your efforts and keep sending out emails from your Participant Center, mail in any donations that haven’t been turned in, or call us at 704.561.0828 […]

JDRF Greenville Gala A HUGE Success!

JDRF Greenville Gala A HUGE Success!

Thank you to all of our Sponsors, Supporters and Volunteers who made the 2013 JDRF Gala – Saluting Real Heroes, a HUGE success! We are proud to announce we have raised over $300,000 to date! Weren’t able to attend, but would like to still support this event? You can still make a Fund A Cure […]

A Technology Driven Solution to Blood Sugar Control

JDRF’s artificial pancreas project will link continuous blood sugar readings to an insulin pump through a sophisticated computer program that automatically calculates and directs the delivery of the necessary amount of insulin just like a normal pancreas. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlNsak3UWWg