Linda Wright has been a teacher, a salesperson and manager in a marketing company, and now a chef and the owner of her own catering business. She says, “Volunteering with JDRF incorporates all those professions.”
A clinical study published in PNAS provides further proof-of-concept that beta cell encapsulation holds real promise for making islet implantation a viable therapy for people with type 1 diabetes (T1D).
When Kevin Wehrenberg became concerned about the media’s portrayal of type 1 diabetes (T1D) during the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, he contacted the Los Angeles Chapter, wanting to discuss the issue. The chapter’s executive director was impressed and soon asked Kevin to join the local Board.
Step into the shoes of someone living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for one day in an eye-opening text campaign made possible through the generous support of Lilly Diabetes. In just a single day, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the challenges people with T1D face. Sign up today, or any day in November, and […]
Go have some drinks, bites and arcade at Kung Fu Saloon – all benefiting JDRF Austin! Event information Purchase tickets
JDRF is making tremendous strides in type one diabetes (T1D) research with the support of our donors. The investments we’ve made in T1D research give us a clear vision for the future: a world without T1D. In this world: Children with T1D and their parents sleep through the night without fear An intelligent pump eliminates […]
On Thursday September 19th, Schlotzsky’s will donate 20% of their daily total to JDRF Austin! To show our appreciation we’re going to be in all Austin area locations cheering the staff and distributing Walk materials, JDRF information and encouraging patrons to mention JDRF when they place their order at the register! Help us help them […]
Coach Aaron, Julie, Franz, Todd T. Todd W., Steven and George finished their 100 mile ride in La Crosse this past weekend and had a BLAST! Excited to be greeted by signs sent from our office! Here they are in the morning – Ready to go! […]