Erica Scaglione Supports JDRF Through Her Music

Erica Scaglione, as well as her father Ralph Scaglione,  have been involved with the JDRF Tampa Bay Chapter since Erica was diagnosed with TID at age seven.   Now a music major in college, Erica is donating 10% of the proceeds for every original song she writes, including the one below, to JDRF. “Being a type 1 diabetic […]

Matt Johnston Prepares for el Tour de Tucson

A BIG thank you to Matt Johnston for joining the JDRF Tampa Bay Chapter 2015 Ride to Cure Diabetes Team!  Matt will be taking part in the Tucson, Arizona Ride on November 19-22, 2015 and has already exceeded his $2,000 fundraising goal! Please join us in thanking Matt and wishing him luck on his Ride!!

JDRF Tampa Bay One Walk Reaches its Goal!

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who supported the first JDRF Tampa Bay Chapter’s One Walk Event! To all of the volunteers, sponsors, walkers and donors – thank you for making this event such a huge success and helping us reach our goal!! We know many of you still have funds coming in so the event will […]

Fall Gala 2015 – Get Involved Today!

The planning has started for the 2015 Fall Gala!  Committees are being formed now – if you would like to get involved and be part of this fabulous event, please contact Christine Feller at or call 727-344-4667.

Help Us Grow the Kids Walk School Program!

The Kids Walk to Cure Diabetes School Program is off to a GREAT start!  the program is so easy for schools and very flexible – it can be customized to meet each school’s individual needs.  What a great way to educate your school community on type one diabetes and give them the opportunity to raise […]

Support JDRF through AmazonSmile!

What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a […]

Walgreens Offers Flu Shot Incentive for JDRF

From now through October 31 (now extended through November 30), stop in your favorite Walgreens and they’ll donate $1 (up to $100,000) to JDRF for every flu shot JDRF supporters get! You’ll be helping to reduce your risks from the flu and potential complications, while at the same time helping to find a cure for […]

2013 Dream Gala: “Mad For A Cure” to Honor USF President

2013 Dream Gala: “Mad For A Cure” to Honor USF President

We are proud to honor University of South Florida President, Judy Genshaft, for her amazing leadership in developing USF into a prominent, nationally-recognized center for diabetes research.   The JDRF/USF partnership, which began with a JDRF grant to USF in 2004, has now totaled more than $4.5 million dollars from JDRF to USF for diabetes research.  […]