JDRF Blog

There are 30 item(s) tagged with the keyword "T1D".

11. JDRF-Funded Islet Encapsulation Program Reaches Historic Milestone

First Ever Person with Type 1 Diabetes Receives Experimental Encapsulated Human Stem Cell-Derived Beta Cell Replacement Therapy


12. Canadian Post-doctoral Fellowships Awarded in type 1 diabetes Research

Lilly Canada provided JDRF with $220,000 in 2013-2014 in support of the creation of a national clinical training program to enable young investigators to further engage in medical research associated with type 1 diabetes.


13. Fighting diabetes one kick at a time

Sun Life Financial and the Canadian Football League (CFL) partner to raise up to $100,000 for JDRF


14. JDRF Supporters Gear Up for the Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, the fourth annual Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon, 10K & 5K is taking place throughout the streets of Barrie and along scenic Lake Simcoe. JDRF is once again honoured to be one of the six featured charities in this year&rsq...


15. JDRF Supporters Gear Up for the Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, the fourth annual Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon, 10K & 5K is taking place throughout the streets of Barrie and along scenic Lake Simcoe. JDRF is once again honoured to be one of the six featured charities in this year&rsq...


16. JDRF Applauds the Government of British Columbia for extending coverage of the insulin pump program to British Columbians living with type 1 diabetes

JDRF applauds the Government of British Columbia for extending coverage of the insulin pump program for eligible British Columbians aged 19 to 25 years old. Currently, British Columbia covers the costs of insulin pumps to anyone 18 years and younger who are living with type 1 diabetes (T1D...


17. JDRF Applauds the Government of British Columbia for extending coverage of the insulin pump program to British Columbians living with type 1 diabetes

JDRF applauds the Government of British Columbia for extending coverage of the insulin pump program for eligible British Columbians aged 19 to 25 years old. Currently, British Columbia covers the costs of insulin pumps to anyone 18 years and younger who are living with type 1 diabetes (T1D...


18. Why JDRF

Founded over 40 years ago by families of children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), JDRF is the leading global organization funding T1D research in 18 countries. Our mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and better treat T1D.


19. Gifts of Securities & Flow-Thru Shares

A gift of securities is often of interest to individuals who have appreciated securities and would like to make a more significant donation during their lifetime or who intend to leave a bequest to a charity like JDRF Canada.


20. Charitable Bequest

Leave a legacy by donating a planned gift to JDRF through a bequest


Lets turn type one into type none