Walleye Winterfest Auction

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to view the Walleye hockey game outdoors on Fifth Third Field, December 26, 2014 to January 4, 2015.  Bid now for experiences that are only available during Winterfest!  You could enjoy field seats, watching the fireworks from the dugout, or even a trip to the penalty box – they have […]

A song worth more than a listen

Korn releases exclusive download to benefit T1D research What can one voice raised against type 1 diabetes (T1D) do? If you’re Jonathan Davis, lead singer of acclaimed rock band Korn, one voice can reach millions to help people living with T1D. Jonathan’s young son, Zeppelin, was diagnosed with T1D just over a year ago, and […]

Let’s Paint the Town BLUE

It’s National Diabetes Awareness Month, it is time to paint the town BLUE! You have done a fantastic job fundraising for our Walk; now, let’s challenge the community!  Contact your local school and ask them to fundraise for JDRF! Fundraisers can be as easy as a jeans day, spare change collection, paper sneaker sale, or […]

National Diabetes Awareness Month

Each November we take time to celebrate National Diabetes Awareness Month.  Please take time to share your passion for JDRF and T1D.  Take the time to educate everyone you know about type 1 and how JDRF strives to treat, cure and prevent T1D.  Share our emails and Facebook posts; direct friends and co-workers to our […]

Our #1 for November – Evan Van Vorhis

Evan was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 4. It was discovered after a steroids treatment for Asthma. Hours later Evan was extremely thirsty and running to the bathroom a lot. At naptime, I noticed her breath smelled like a banana. I instantly thought, “Is that Diabetes? I mean what are the chances she […]

Let’s Talk Turkey

A holiday centered around food could be a nightmare for anyone managing T1D. To help you navigate the coming food-filled holiday, we found a couple interesting articles.  First, there is a list of Dos and Don’ts that could make the holiday season a little smoother. Thanksgiving can also be a time when you can educate […]