Mario Camacho Foods Sponsors Kids Walk Program

Mario Camacho Foods Sponsors Kids Walk Program

Ollie the Olive is proud to announce that Mario Camacho Foods has stepped up as a sponsor of the JDRF Tampa Bay Kids Walk Program for the 2013-2014 school year! Mario Camacho Foods, based in Plant City, is an industry leader in the manufacturing, packaging, and exporting of only the very best olive and specialty food […]

New Support Group in Safety Harbor

New Support Group in Safety Harbor

Exciting news! There is a new support group for those of you in North Pinellas County! Sam Jarczynski and his son, Joe, have stepped up to lead this new group. Joe, diagnosed at age 6, is now 14 and will be helping explain some simple, proven techniques that have helped him deal with T1D. This […]

Typical Daily Schedule For An Adult T1D

Typical Daily Schedule For An Adult T1D

To shed a little more light on what it’s like to live with T1D, I have recorded a journal of a typical day in my life. A day in the life of Nick:   Living with T1D is not easy! That’s why I’m so proud to be a part of JDRF – because we are […]

ABC Action News Features Five-Year-Old Hailey and TrialNet

ABC Action News Features Five-Year-Old Hailey and TrialNet

ABC Action News featured Hailey Platz, a local five-year-old that was diagnosed with T1D a year ago, and the TrialNet study in which she and her family participate! Way to go, Hailey! You’re a star! Click here to watch the video! To learn more about all of the clinical trials supported by JDRF and the […]

Congratulations Nicole Johnson!

Congratulations Nicole Johnson!

The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Nicole Johnson as the 35th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of the April 9th game against the Ottawa Senators. Johnson, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to JDRF! Johnson was diagnosed with […]