Introducing Our Youth Riders

Introducing Our Youth Riders

Team Northeast Wisconsin is working hard training and fundraising for the 2015 Ride to Cure Diabetes Season. This year, one of the coolest parts of the Ride is the amount of Youth Riders our team has. Most of our youth riders parents and even grandparents have participated in numerous JDRF Rides. Now their children are […]

Thank you for Another Great Year of Walks

Fiscal Year 2015 Walk Re-Cap The JDRF Northeast Wisconsin Chapter hosted four Walk to Cure Diabetes events throughout 2015 in Fox Valley, Green Bay, Central Wisconsin, and Fond du Lac communities. These Walks brought out more than 3,000 participants and raised over $520,000 for type 1 diabetes research!! We have a lot to celebrate for […]

Everyone Should Have the Best Diabetes Technologies

Read Annika’s bio I’ve known diabetes all of my life… I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2006 when I was seven years old and my little brother was diagnosed in 2009 when he was 22 months old. Our grandpa also has T1D. When he was diagnosed in 1957 at the age of […]

JDRF Top Research Advances

The past year brought about significant advances in type 1 diabetes (T1D) therapies that are improving how people live with the disease and bringing us closer to a biological cure and universal advances that have helped make this a pivotal moment in the history of T1D research. ENCAPSULATION The JDRF Encapsulation Program funds development of […]

Meet our Local Youth Children’s Congress Delegates

The JDRF Northeast Wisconsin Chapter will be sending a unique delegation to Washington, D.C. this summer. Cara from Green Bay and Keira from Menasha have been selected by JDRF to join nearly 160 other children from around the country to remind their Members of Congress of the vital need to continue supporting research that aims […]

Create a Legacy and Help Advance Type 1 Diabetes Research

Because of generous sponsors, JDRF will receive $1,000 to support current research for each person who includes JDRF in their estate plans by December 31, 2015. By adding a bequest to JDRF in your will or trust, or naming JDRF as a beneficiary of a retirement account or a life-insurance policy, you are helping ensure […]

Well-Timed AP Technology Offers Peace of Mind in the UK

A JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge showed that an overnight treat-to-range device improved glucose control A recent JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge has found that unsupervised, at-home use of a treat-to-range artificial pancreas system can improve blood-glucose control throughout the night and into the next day. You can click on the […]

Join Team Northeast Wisconsin at a Ride to Cure Diabetes

Long-time JDRF-supporter, including board member from 2011 to 2015, Kent Altmann is again contributing his talent and experience to JDRF, but in a different capacity. “It is my pleasure to join the Northeast Wisconsin JDRF Chapter Ride to Cure coaching team this year. I have participated in six LaCrosse rides and one Death Valley JDRF […]