Check out this resume: Founder of Zip the Cure, JDRF Youth Ambassador, Walk to Cure Diabetes participant, Trial Net liaison, Promise to Remember Me Campaign advocate, JDRF Children’s Congress delegate, and regular public speaker on living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). It’s hard to believe that someone could offer so much before the age of […]
Brian McIntosh is the kind of good-natured person who is often heard saying, “What needs to be done? Just tell me.” Driven by the JDRF mission to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D), he is always the first one to step in when help is needed. He motivates others by demonstrating the value of service to his community.
JDRF Houston is pleased to recognize the top fundraising teams and individuals who made the 2013 Houston walk to Cure Diabetes a success! Thank you for your commitment to JDRF and for joining our quest to turn type 1 into type NONE! If you have received an award, you can pick them up at the […]
Lilly Diabetes and Disney are pleased to announce new resources for type 1 families that combine the expertise of Lilly Diabetes with the magic of Disney. Now, our first four custom books for children and families with type 1 diabetes are available online. These digital books can be accessed on our www.T1EverydayMagic.com, a new website […]
There is no harder working retiree in southeast Michigan than JDRF volunteer Marvin Daitch. Marvin was introduced to type 1 diabetes nearly 20 years ago, an event that would map a new course for his life, and even become a calling.
Michelle Crouse, of the JDRF Alabama Chapter, has been a caring volunteer, a dedicated advocate, and, quite literally, the calm in a storm. Now her 13-year-old son Cameron, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age two, is taking up the family tradition with his own volunteer and advocacy work.
JDRF Houston would like to invite you to participate in the 2014 Gala Youth Ambassador Program. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who are passionate about supporting JDRF’s mission to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). Gala Youth Ambassadors will play an important role in JDRF Houston’s Annual Promise Ball on Saturday, […]
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.”
On Saturday, October 26, 2013 over 15,000 walkers converged onto Reliant Park for the 2013 Houston Walk to Cure Diabetes for “The Greatest Walk on Earth” bringing in more than $1 million to date for JDRF funded-research. Over 257 family teams, 151 corporate teams and 350 volunteers came out to celebrate their hard work in […]