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Team Jade and the Least Perfect Disease by Rachel Lombardo

January 22, 2016 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

  It was an average summer night in which Jade West was in extraordinary discomfort. Five-year-old Jade’s site for her insulin pump
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2015 JDRF Children’s Congress – A Once in a Lifetime Experience For Me

September 14, 2015 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

My family and I have been involved with JDRF activities since the year after my T1D diagnosis in October 2009. I have
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Exciting smart insulin research news – this is why we Walk!

June 5, 2014 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

In other exciting news, we would like to share the newest information regarding the cutting-edge progress in smart insulin. Last month, Merck
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Win a Hofco Victorian Classic Dollhouse valued at $18,000

February 7, 2014 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

The Western PA Chapter of JDRF is raffling off  chances to win a one-of-a-kind Victorian dollhouse with the proceeds benefiting JDRF. This
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JDRF Challenges the Public During National Diabetes Awareness Month

November 4, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

  November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and November 14 marks World Diabetes Day. To raise awareness locally, the Carnegie Science Center’s
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Local Teen Advocates For Diabetes Research

November 1, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

Susan & Katie Phillips met with Congressman Tim Murphy as part of a Promise to Remember Me visit. Story and photo courtesy
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JDRF Honors Pittsburgh Native Nan DeTurk as Volunteer of the Year

July 31, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

JDRF Honors Pittsburgh Native Nan DeTurk as Volunteer of the Year –The Erwin Lurie Volunteer of the Year Award, presented at JDRF’s
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Girl to lobby officials about Type 1 Diabetes

July 15, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

By Megan Sperling, Eagle Staff Writer CENTER TWP — More than 150 young people are in the nation’s capital this week to
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Butler youth to speak about juvenile diabetes in Washington

July 7, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

By Rachel Farkas  Pittsburgh Tribune Review     Caroline Simms is going to Washington. The 13-year-old girl from Butler will represent the Western Pennsylvania
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The Fresh Market, national JDRF partner, opens in Mt. Lebanon

July 3, 2013 Western Pennsylvania Chapter

  JDRF is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with The Fresh Market, a specialty grocery retailer focused on providing high-quality products
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