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Chesterfield, VA Elementary School DE-FEETS Type 1 Diabetes

December 4, 2015 Central Virginia Chapter

In November, O.B. Gates Elementary School hosted a JDRF Kids Walk  where their students got to learn about all types of diabetes, healthy
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Students with Diabetes 2016 Internship Program

November 30, 2015 Central Virginia Chapter

For more information click here. Apply TODAY! Deadline is December 15 The Students with Diabetes Internship Program™ will coordinate 6-12 week summer
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2014 Burlington, VT Ride to Cure Diabetes

September 2, 2014 Central Virginia Chapter

The intrepid Central Virginia Ride to Cure team set off on another challenge ride in July to raise money for juvenile diabetes
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Volunteer Spotlight: The Paquette Family and Trey’s Avengers

August 27, 2014 Central Virginia Chapter

Many dedicated teams and individuals are preparing for the 18th Annual Richmond JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes on Sunday, September 14. We
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Volunteers “weather” challenges at 2013 Tucson Ride to Cure Diabetes

June 4, 2014 Central Virginia Chapter

Central Virginia Tucson 2013 Ride to Cure Diabetes team, led by Coach Matthew Majikes (bottom right).   By Cindy Proctor Saran wrapped
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Local Volunteer Spotlight: Lisa Taylor

April 30, 2014 Central Virginia Chapter

By Cindy Proctor   Lisa Taylor’s JDRF story starts in Queens, NY when her daughter was diagnosed with T1D at the age
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Dance for a Cure!

November 26, 2013 Central Virginia Chapter

By Cindy Proctor, JDRF blogger Alpha Gamma Delta recently held its annual SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE competition with the proceeds
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Study Shows Promise for Implantation of Encapsulated Islets

November 4, 2013 Central Virginia Chapter

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).

Discover Card 2% Matching Program

November 1, 2013 Central Virginia Chapter

We are happy to announce the return of the Discover 2% matching program. Discover will match 2% of all donations made to
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Great News! NPR article about our Central VA Delegates to the 2013 JDRF Children’s Congress

October 18, 2013 Central Virginia Chapter

NPR has published an article about our Central VA Delegates Bridgette Schutt, 6, and Kamryn Anderson, 12, who went to the 2013 JDRF Children’s Congress
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