Meet a JDRF Mentor

A Guest Post by Linda Goles-Long It is almost impossible to remember life before Friday, July 17, 2009, when our 2 year old son, Ryan, was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). We didn’t know the first thing about T1D nor did we know anyone who had it. It was devastating, frightening and absolutely overwhelming. We […]

Spring Walk Sponsorships Now Available!

The Central PA Chapter of JDRF will hold two Walks to Cure Diabetes this spring, and we are currently accepting sponsorships for these popular events! The Walk to Cure Diabetes raises essential funds for type one diabetes (T1D) research, and also provides a sense of community and a day of hope and empowerment for kids, […]

Online Walk Donation Issue

Please note that online walk donations using Internet Explorer 8 or mobile devices are not able to be processed.  Our technology department is currently working on a fix. In the meantime, online walk donations can be made using a standard computer or laptop with the Firefox or Google Chrome browser. We apologize for any inconvenience.  […]

Totem Pole Playhouse Raises over $6,000 for JDRF!

After generously deciding to donate 50% of every ticket sold for last weekend’s performance of Steel Magnolias, we are thrilled to announce that the Totem Pole Playhouse donated $6, 046.75 to JDRF! Our Chapter could not be more grateful for the generosity of the Totem Pole Playhouse, and wants to give an enormous THANK YOU […]

Thank You to our 2014 License To Cure Gala Sponsors!

Thank You to our 2014 License To Cure Gala Sponsors!

Thank you to our 2014 License To Cure Goldfinger Sponsors Vibra Healthcare & The Hollinger Group and all the Premier Gala Sponsors: Highmark Blue Shield, United Concordia Dental, T.S.E. Inc., The Hershey Company, Paytime Inc., and Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC. We also thank our additional partners:  M&T Bank, Nationwide Insurance, Novak Strategic Advisors, Murray […]

Superheroes of T1D – Tages Hamilton

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Every few days during the month, we will be bringing you the Superheroes of T1D.  All photos are of children and adults with type 1 diabetes, living in Central Pennsylvania. Photographs courtesy of: Corinne Trively Photography

World Diabetes Day

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Every few days during the month, we will be bringing you the Superheroes of T1D.  All photos are of children and adults with type 1 diabetes, living in Central Pennsylvania. Photographs courtesy of: Corinne Trively Photography

Halloween Candy Exchange with Boscov’s

Don’t want your child eating pounds of Halloween Candy? Now your child can trade theirs in for a great toy instead! Boscov’s, in conjunction with JDRF, present the Halloween Candy Exchange Program, a special treat for diabetic children ages 14 years and younger.  When you go trick-or-treating in your community this Halloween, you can exchange […]

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Randy, Aaron, Jon and Lori for completing the Ride to Cure Diabetes in Burlington VT and raising over $16,000 for diabetes research. Way to go!! We are so proud of you!!