Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Lucas

Like many families when first faced with type 1 diabetes (T1D), Sarah Lucas and her husband Don found themselves in unfamiliar waters, anxious and overwhelmed when their daughter Mary was diagnosed in 1998. “We weren’t certain what to do, but we knew we had to do something that would help us gain a foothold, and […]

WANTED: Development and Special Events Intern

Job Description The Development and Special Events Intern will be an integral part of the planning and execution of all JDRF events, including the Walk to Cure Diabetes, Hope For The Holidays Gala, Deal for a Cure, The One Party, Toast the Cure and additional fundraising and outreach events. Duties and responsibilities will include, but […]

Walk Volunteer Facts & Walk Day Logistics

The Austin Walk to Cure Diabetes is a family fun event that brings over 5,000 people and raises over $600,000 for diabetes research! Walk is a great volunteer opportunity for individuals, families, organizations and companies! If you are interested in volunteering please complete the 2014 Volunteer Form! For additional info contact Liza Dubinsky at ldubinsky@jdrf.org  […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Barbara Roos

Barbara Roos has earned the unofficial title of “Gala Matriarch” at the JDRF Georgia Chapter, and for good reason. For years she has led the charge, collaborating with staff and community leaders to ensure that the most effective chairs, honorees and committee members are recruited for their Hope for a Cure Gala. Barbara and her […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Andrew Krieman

Andrew Krieman is a devoted supporter to everyone he meets. When his neighbor’s child was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2007, he jumped right in to help raise awareness and find a cure. It started by helping with the Gala and before he knew it, he was co-chairing the event. Since then, he has connected with and […]

Walk Fundraising Rewards!

Check out these fabulous Rewards that you can get when you start FUNdraising for the Walk to Cure Diabetes! Visit the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes fundraising rewards website to learn more about the fabulous prizes you can earn in return for your hard work and dedication to our goal of progressively removing the impact of […]

Brother and Sister Climb Mountains for a Cure

Haley and Ethan Maurice have a lofty goal. On July 16 they will embark on a three-week hike from Yosemite to Mount Whitney. The 221-mile trek will take them on the John Muir Trail from Yosemite National Park to the highest peak in the continental United States. The siblings will backpack by themselves with no […]

TypeOneNation Online Registration!

#TypeOneNationTexas is THIS SATURDAY! Online registration will close at midnight on Thursday, June 19th.After that point, registration will be accepted in-person on Saturday, June 21st. Get your tickets TODAY!