Rockin’ the Cure

Noelle Buckwalter rocks. And this  year, as the JDRF Gala Fund-A-Cure Ambassador, she is going Rock the Cure. Noelle was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) on May 31, 2013 – a day she and her family will never forget. At 10 years of age Noelle had to come to terms with the word “forever”. […]

Gala Auction Preview

Gala Auction Preview

Check out the fabulous Auction Items that will be featured at the upcoming Rock the Cure Gala! Want to bid, but can’t attend?  Contact MaryAnn Pruden at 717-901-6489 or mpruden@jdrf.org to learn how!

Merrill Lynch Goes Bowling to Strike Out Diabetes!

Thirty Merrill Lynch employees from Allentown, Bethlehem, Scranton, State College, Wilkes Barre, and Williamsport converged in State College on March 26th to strike out type one diabetes (T1D).  The group bowled for a cure at Northland bowl to raise money for T1D research and support the Central PA T1D community. Organized by Matthew Shetler of the […]

FUNdraising Friday – #JDRFWalkHershey

Utitlizing Social Media to Increase your Fundraising Reach After taking a break from FUNdraising Fridays over the July 4th weekend, we are back with some more tips and tricks to easily and quickly boost your fundraising! This week’s focus is on utilizing your social networks and social media to get out the word about your […]

FUNdraising Friday – Email is the Easiest!

So you’ve registered for the Walk to Cure Diabetes.  You made your self-donation at registration, and you’ve updated your personal page on the Walk Website to tell your story.  But what now?  How do you start fundraising? The easiest and most effective thing you can do is send emails from your participant center! When you […]

FUNdraising Friday – 100 Ways in 100 Days!

FUNdraising Friday – 100 Ways in 100 Days!

Today marks only 100 days out from the Hershey Walk to Cure Diabetes on September 28th, 2014!  Together, we will turn type one into type none!  But to do so, we need to get out there and get fundraising – TODAY! If you haven’t yet registered for the Walk, make sure to do so ASAP! […]

The 2013 Top Fundraising Team, Noelle's Wish, at their Sweet Frog Dine for Diabetes Night last year.

FUNdraising Friday – Dine for Diabetes

Dine for Diabetes! Ask a local restaurant to support your JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes Team through Dining for Diabetes. There are mainy chains and local restaurants that already have community night programs, where on a certain night you encourage your friends and family to eat at that restaurant and bring a coupon or flier […]

Saladworks Sneaker Sales Help Raise Funds to Find a Cure

Four local Saladworks locations are selling paper sneakers to raise money for JDRF from now through June 8.  Please stop by one of these locations for a great fresh, healthy meal and to show your support for those with T1D! Last year, Saladworks sold JDRF sneakers at two locations, and raised over $800 for diabetes […]