News

Diabetes doesn’t slow sisters down / Federal Way Mirror / August 13, 2017

8-Year-Old West Caldwell Resident Returns from Children’s Congress / TAPinto West Essex / August 13, 2017

164 Delegates, One Voice / JDRF Blog / August 10, 2017

Gray boy testifies before Senate committee about diabetes / WCSH 6 / August 7, 2017

Rock Island student advocates for diabetes funding on Capitol Hill / KWQCTV 6 / August 7, 2017

Baseball playing teen seeks cure for Juvenile Diabetes / KOIN 6 / August 7, 2o17

Mr. Kimball goes to Washington / Verizon Indycar Series / August 6, 2017

Addison, 6, goes to Washington / Kenosha News / August 5, 2017

Benardsville Student Earns Trip to JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / TAP into Somerset Hills / August 2, 2017

WNY’s Great Kids: Wheatfield Boy Goes to Washington to Fight for Diabetes Research / WGRZ NBC 2 / August 2, 2017

Focus on Family: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation / WGN 9 / August 1, 2017

Winter Garden fifth-grader advocates for Type 1 Diabetes on Capitol Hill / Orange Observer / July 31, 2017

JDRF in Washington D.C. / Fox 24 / July 30, 2017

Pocono Teen Addresses Congress / WNEP ABC 16 / July 27, 2017

Engel Meets With JDRF Children’s Congress Delegates From New Rochelle, Scarsdale / Eliot Engel Website / July 27, 2017

12-Year-Old Rogers Girl Joined JDRF Children’s Congress to Discuss Type 1 Diabetes / NWA Homepage / July 27, 2017

Rep. Valadao Meets with Local JDRF Delegate / David Valadao Website / July 27, 2017

Park City family advocates for diabetes funding in DC / Good 4 Utah / July 27, 2017

Children Ask Congress to Support Diabetes Research / Public News Service / July 27, 2017

Children meet with lawmakers to advocate for juvenile diabetes cure / WVLA / July 27, 2017

Young Mainers bring awareness to Type-1 diabetes / WMTW ABC 8 / July 27, 2017

Young Wheatfield boy travels to Washington D.C. to advocate for type 1 diabetes research funding / WIVB 4 / July 27, 2017

Graham Girl In Washington D.C. To Encourage Continued Research For Type 1 Diabetes / Texomas Homepage.com / July 27, 2017

Rep. Zeldin Meets with Delegate from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s 2017 Children’s Congress / Congressman Lee Zeldin / July 27, 2017

“Type one to type none” / YourErie.com / July 27, 2017

Actor Paul Sparks and JDRF Children’s Congress Urge Senators to Renew Diabetes Research Funding / Business Insider / July 26, 2017

A Gray fifth-grader tells the Senate that diabetes won’t curb his dreams / Maine Sun Journal / July 26, 2017

Stroudsburg Teen Addresses Senate Committee on Diabetes / PA homepage / July 26, 2017

Charlie Albair, 10-Year-Old Gray Native with T1D, Testifies Before Senator Collins’ Committee on Importance of Finding a Cure for Diabetes / Senator Susan Collins of Maine / July 26, 2017

Families make emotional plea for diabetes research funding / The Hill / July 26, 2017

Lakes Region boys help raise diabetes awareness at Congress / Keep Me Current / July 26, 2017

Leawood teen joins effort to maintain funding for diabetes research / 98.1 FM KMBZ / July 26, 2017

Boy from Gray tells Senate committee about his life with diabetes / CentralMaine.com / July 26, 2017

Greenwich Student Attends JDRF Children’s Congress / Greenwich Sentinel / July 26, 2017

Senate Aging Committee Assesses Progress Toward a Cure for Type I Diabetes / insurancenewsnet.com / July 26, 2017

Brec Bassinger / JDRF Children’s Congress / Bike Beyond Week 8 / Diabetes Connections / July 25, 2017

Congress must extend critical federal funding for type 1 diabetes research / The Hill / July 25, 2017

JDRF Children’s Congress Speech / The diaTribe Foundation / July 25, 2017

Bay Area kids with Type 1 diabetes seek funding in D.C. / East Bay Times / July 25, 2017

Highlights from Children’s Congress Day One / The diaTribe Foundation / July 25, 2017

Kentuckians in Washington, D.C. / Mitch McConnell Website / July 24, 2017

‘House of Cards’ actor Paul Sparks raises awareness for type 1 diabetes / Fox 5 WTTG / July 24, 2017

Las Vegas siblings visit DC in diabetes research funding quest / Las Vegas Review Journal / July 24, 2017

Pinellas girl, 10, to address Congress about juvenile diabetes / News 13 / July 24, 2017

High Point teen with T1D to speak to Congress / The High Point Enterprise / July 24, 2017

Newport News student supports diabetes research / Daily Press / July 24, 2017

15-year-old Sioux Falls native pushing lawmakers to fund diabetes research / KSFY ABC / July 24, 2017

To D.C. for Type 1 diabetes: Fayetteville teens advocates at Congress / eagle news online / July 24, 2017

Local boy visits nation’s capitol to lobby for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation / Kern Golden Empire / July 24, 2017

Health Happenings, July 24 / News & Record / July 24, 2017

What’s News Today: July 24, 2017 / WSLS 10 / July 24, 2017

Georgetown teen heads to D.C. to advocate for those living with Type 1 diabetes / Fox 7 / July 23, 2017

Naples boy advocates for Type 1 diabetes research in Washington, D.C. / Naples Daily News / July 23, 2017

Shakopee twins selected for national diabetes conference / Valley News / July 23, 2017

Bradford girl to represent New Hampshire, fight for diabetes funding at JDRF Children’s Congress / WMUR 9 / July 23, 2017

Atherton teen is delegate to diabetes research event / The Almanac / July 23, 2017

Big Horn Student Participates in Children’s Congress / Sheridan Media / July 22, 2017

Siblings headed to D.C. to lobby for diabetes / NC Advertiser / July 22, 2017

Brady’s going to D.C. — Putting a face, a story to health debate / The Bridgton News / July 21, 2017

6-year-old with type 1 diabetes advocates for federal funding / Delaware Online / July 21, 2017

Utah youth preparing for trip to Washington for JDRF Children’s Congress / Fox 13 / July 21, 2017

Long Beach Youth To Take On D.C., Advocate For Diabetes Funding / The Grunion / July 21, 2017

Lincoln teen heads to D.C. to raise awareness for Type 1 diabetes / Lincoln Journal Star / July 21, 2017

Tallahassee boy heads to Washington to advocate for those with type 1 diabetes / Tallahassee Democrat / July 21, 2017

School Stars / Columbia Star / July 21, 2017

Representing Delaware in fight against diabetes / Middletown Transcript / July 20, 2017

Working for a cure: Local boy to advocate for diabetes research in D.C. / Naples Daily News / July 20, 2017

Kennett youth to represent Pa. at Children’s Congress / Southern Chester County News / July 20, 2017

Teen from Wilmington to lobby lawmakers for more money to fight type 1 diabetes / WECT.com / July 20, 2017

A Lincoln teen is about to go on a very important trip / abc 8 KLKN-TV / July 20, 2017

Chat with…Bobby and Isabella Carpenter, advocates for diabetes research / New Canaan News / July 20, 2017

Local child with type 1 diabetes advocates for awareness, cure / Tallahassee Democrat / July 20, 2017

Mr. Negron goes to Washington / abc Columbia / July 20, 2017

Local boy with type one diabetes traveling to D.C.to talk with lawmakers / Fox 45 Now / July 20, 2017

Two Alabama teens to lobby Congress for juvenile diabetes research / Alabama Today / July 19, 2017

Brother Sister Duo Takes on Type 1 Diabetes / Vegas Seven / July 19, 2017

Wilbraham teen to lobby Congress for juvenile diabetes research / Mass Live / July 19, 2017

Bay Area girl heads to DC to lobby for type 1 diabetes research / Fox 13 / July 19, 2017

Local teen heads to Congress to fight to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes / Virginia First / July 19, 2017

Local boy advocates for more Type 1 diabetes research / Bakersfield.com / July 19, 2017

Two Children from New Rochelle to Represent New York at JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / New Rochelle Talk / July 19, 2017

Newport News 11-year-old heads to D.C. as diabetes research advocate / abc 13 news now / July 18, 2017

Park city children to attend Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s 2017 Children’s Congress / Park Record / July 18, 2017

Wheatfield youth heading to Washington DC / Niagara Gazette / July 18, 2017

JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / nbc K5 / July 18, 2017

JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / abc 8 News / July 18, 2017

JDRF Children’s Congress / LocalMemphis.com / July 17, 2017

Ethan’s Radio Interview on The Paul W. Smith Show / News Talk 760 AM / July 18, 2017

Vancouver teen will go to D.C. to lobby for diabetes research funds / The Columbian / July 17, 2017

As Health Care Debate Heats Up, Lakeside Boy Lobbies for Diabetes Research in D.C. / Flathead Beacon / July 17, 2017

JDRF raises awareness and fund for type-1 diabetes research / WWMT.com / July 16, 2017

Saltillo teen to lobby Congress about diabetes / Daily Journal / July 15, 2017

Hauppauge teen selected to attend JDRF Children’s Congress in Washington D.C. / Hauppauge Patch / July 14, 2017

Austin Thornton to represent Texas at Children’s Congress / The Echo / July 14, 2017

Rogers girl chosen as delegate to Washington D.C. with Juvenile Diabetes Foundation / 40/29 News / July 14, 2017

Youthful persuasion / DeSoto Times-Tribune / July 14, 2017

Roanoke Teen to Lobby For Diabetes Research Funding / WTVF Roanoke / July 14, 2017

JDRF Oklahoma member to attend Children’s Congress / Fox 25 News / July 14, 2017

Children’s Congress Radio Interview / Mix 98.1 Richmond / July 13, 2017

Atherton teen is delegate to diabetes research event / The Almanac / July 12, 2017

Local Kids Charge Capitol Hill to Lobby for Healthcare / Fox 31 CW 2 / July 12, 2017

Kid on cutting edge in diabetes trial / JH News and Guide / July 12, 2017

Texoma Teen to Advocate for Diabetes Research in D.C. / KFDX 3 News / July 11, 2017

Eagle Mountain teen with Type 1 diabetes shares story with others, Congress / Daily Herald / July 11, 2017

Golfers compete in West Bountiful to raise funds in fight to cure Type 1 diabetes / Fox 13 Salt Lake City / July 11, 2017

JDRF Omaha Children’s Congress and Type 1 Diabetes / KMTV News 3 Now / July 10, 2017

Local Teen Selected to go to Washington to Advocate for Diabetes Research / Alabamanews.net / July 10, 2017

Arkansas girl a diabetes advocate; she’ll talk to Washington lawmakers, urge research funding / Arkansas Online / July 10, 2017

Local 12-Year-Old Chosen to Advocate for Type 1 Diabetes Research on Capitol Hill / Long Beach Post / July 10, 2017

Kids with diabetes plan to lobby Congress / Today’s TMJ 4 / July 9, 2017

Dozens of children with Type One diabetes to meet with members of Congress / WLKY / July 9, 2017

Local teen to take fight against type 1 diabetes to Congress / ABC News 4 / July 8, 2017

Lily & Henry: Taking on T1D Together / JDRF Blog / July 7, 2017

Laura’s Children’s Congress Radio Interview (1:13:30) / BBC Radio Leeds / July 7, 2017

Guest column by Nikhita: Morgan Hill teen to lobby for Type 1 diabetes cure / Morgan Hill Life / July 5 – 18, 2017

Teen heads to Washington to lobby for diabetes research / StarNews / July 4, 2017

Cameron has been living with Type 1 diabetes since 2011, This summer, she’s taking her story to Capitol Hill / The Post and Courier / July 4, 2017

T1 Tween to Lobby Congress / The Island Reporter / July 4, 2017

Local Girl Heads to DC to Speak about Juvenile Diabetes / Your Carolina / July 3, 2017

Wisconsin girl to attend Children’s Congress at US Capitol / Bradenton Herald / July 3, 2017

Hauppauge teen to represent NY at JDRF Children’s Congress / Newsday / July 3, 2017

A push for research / Pocono Record / July 2, 2017

Stateside travels for Type 1 Diabetes campaigning Leeds teenager / Yorkshire Evening Post / July 2, 2017

8-year-old advocates for juvenile diabetes research / Upstate Parent / July 1, 2017

Local girl going to Washington D.C. to fight for a cure for Type 1 diabetes / Peekaboo NW Arkansas Family Magazine / June 30, 2017

Student Superstar: Cameron Shephard / Lowcountry parent / June 28, 2017

Riley Goes to Washington/ WCCB Charlotte / June 27, 2017

Pleasant Prairie girl heads to Washington to be a ‘diabetic superhero’ / Kenosha News / June 27, 2017

Northwest Arkansas student to go before Congress in July to advocate for kids with Typ1 1 diabetes / NWA Motherlode.com / June 23, 2017

2017 JDRF Children’s Congress / Prosser Record-Bulletin / June 21, 2017

Local representative to the Childrens Congress discussing Diabetes Funding / Fox 19 Now / June 21, 2017

Student to Represent Texas in DC / Lake Cities Living / June 16, 2017

13-year-old from Birmingham to represent Alabama at JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / AL.com / June 15, 2017

Salute to Service: Vincent Po’oi Fights for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation / Fox 40 News / June 14, 2017

Giving Your Best: Caroline Dorn / ABC News Channel 6 / June 13, 2017

Keal Selected as Delegate for JDRF / St. Xavier High School News / June 12, 2017

Fountain Inn girl, 8, to represent S.C. in Washington D.C. event for JDRF / Greenville Online / June 12, 2017

Local 11-year old to represent Louisiana at JDRF Children’s Congress / the LaFourche Gazette / June 9, 2017

Teens with type 1 diabetes head to Washington D.C. to help find a cure / CBS News 6 / June 8, 2017

Teen selected for JDRF Children’s Congress / The People Sentinel / June 2, 2017

Fostoria teen selected for Children’s Congress / Review Times / May 31, 2017

West Caldwell kids walk for a cure / New Jersey Hills / May 27, 2017

Local youngster headed to D.C. to lobby for T1 diabetes research funding / The Bridgton News / May 26, 2017

Gaston 5-year-old lobbying Congress for Type 1 diabetes cure / Gaston Gazette / May 25, 2017

Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard Hosts Pediatric Diabetes Fundraiser / Canyon News / May 24, 2017

Coastside sixth-grader heads to Washington / Half Moon Bay Review / May 23, 2017

MH teen to advocate for diabetes research in nation’s capital / Morgan Hill Times / May 19, 2017

Little delegate heads to Washington to discuss diabetes / Camarillo Acorn / May 19, 2017

Local girl tapped for diabetes event / The Press and Standard / May 17, 2017

Local teen advocating for diabetes research / the Summerville Journal Scene / May 17, 2017

17-Year-Old Carter Heading to Capitol Hill for JDRF 2017 Children’s Congress / Menlo Park Patch / May 15, 2017

Will Cullen to represent Australia and advocate for kids at Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Congress / Daily Telegraph / May 11, 2017

Australian kid takes on American congress / Camden-Narellan Advertiser / May 4, 2017

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Service Dog to Bakersfield (CC delegate Elijah mentioned) / Journal Sentinel / May 2, 2017

Teen chosen as delegate for Children’s Congress / Denton Record-Chronicle / April 26, 2017

6-year-old Jackson resident advocates for diabetes research / Post Register / April 24, 2017

Elle Shaheen a winner in national playwright contest (former CC Co-Chair) / Seacoastonline / April 14, 2017

Bridgetown Middle Schooler to travel to DC to advocate for diabetes awareness / Cincinnati.com / April 11, 2017

Saltillo teen honored by state House / Daily Journal / March 19, 2017

Type 1 diabetic teen selected as delegate for JDRF Children’s Congress / PRLOG / March 18, 2017

Woodward Academy Sixth-Grader Selected for Children’s Congress / Atlanta Patch / March 13, 2017