JDRF

Website: www.jdrf.org/triangle

About: The prevention, treatment, and cure for type 1 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is predominately diagnosed in young children, is an autoimmune disease with no known cure, and impacts the person diagnosed and their families 24/7 as they are insulin dependent and face life threatening complications daily.

Contact: Chris LaTurno, Triangle Eastern NC Chapter Executive Director

Volulnteer Opportunities: Chapter holds an annual Walk and Gala and is always seeking volunteers for events and general office assistance.

Donate: JDRF is the largest type 1 diabetes research organization in the world and your volunteer hours and financial support, thru either events or a major donor program, will bring us closer to making type one become type None.