State Charity: JDRF

AASC has selected JDRF as the OFFICIAL STATE CHARITY for 2019-2021.

At JDRF, we're leading the fight against type 1 diabetes (T1D) by funding research, advocating for policies that accelerate access to new therapies, and providing a support network for millions of people around the world impacted by T1D. JDRF is the world’s largest nonprofit funder of T1D research. Our in-house scientists oversee a diverse portfolio of research tracks, leaving no stone unturned in our search for a cure. While our focus is on curing T1D, we also pursue new treatments to keep people with T1D healthy until that day comes. Outside of the lab, we push for increased government funding for research, and work with academia, clinicians, insurers and regulators to get new therapies and devices to market quickly and safely.

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Type 1 Diabetes Information


October 4th-6th - JDRF Fun Camp (Prescott Pines)

October 26th – TUCSON JDRF OneWalk (Tuscon, AZ)

November 9th – JDRF Promise Ball Gala (Camelback Inn – Phoenix)

November 14th- World Diabetes Day

February 22nd – TypeOneNation Summit (Desert Willow Conference Center- Phoenix)

April (TBD) – PHOENIX JDRF OneWalk (Sloan Park – Mesa, AZ)