Support JDRF


JDRF continues to make progress toward a cure for type 1 diabetes. Your donation will make a dramatic impact as JDRF moves life altering research out of the lab and into human clinical trials. Typically, more than 80 percent of JDRF’s expenditures directly support research and research-related education.

Type 1 diabetes is a disease which strikes children suddenly and requires multiple injections of insulin daily or a continuous infusion of insulin through a pump.By supporting JDRF’s mission to find a cure you won’t only be saving children, you will be saving childhoods.

Honor an Occasion

A JDRF Tribute Donation offers you a thoughtful way to celebrate a special person or occasion while contributing to our vital mission to find a cure for diabetes. You can also use this program to raise money by asking others to give to JDRF in lieu of gifts for birthdays, graduations, weddings, anniversaries, etc. To make a Tribute Donation, please mail your donation to JDRF at: 20 Batterson Park Road, 3rd Floor, Farmington, CT 06032.

Memorialize Someone You Miss

A JDRF Memorial Donation offers you a thoughtful, caring way to remember a loved one while contributing to our vital mission to find a cure for diabetes. To make a memorial donation to JDRF, please mail your donation to: JDRF, 20 Batterson Park Road, 3rd Floor, Farmington, CT 06032.

Become a member
A JDRF Membership is accompanied by a one-year subscription to Countdown Magazine and its accompanying Countdown For Kids, and various other premiums.

Invest in a Future Without Diabetes

Did you know there are creative ways to support JDRF? Ways in which JDRF, you and your loved ones all benefit at the same time?

Such giving techniques are called “planned gifts,” because with thoughtful planning, you create win-win solutions for you and JDRF. For example:

  • You can make a gift that costs nothing during your lifetime.
  • You can give stock and realize larger tax savings.
  • You can get a monthly paycheck for life in return for your gift.
  • You can donate your house, continue to live there, and get a tax break all at the same time.

Donate your Car

You can support vital diabetes research by donating your used vehicle to the JDRF. Call toll-free: (800) 578-0408. JDRF partner Car Program Inc. handles the rest, including towing, providing receipts, title processing,reconditioning, sale at auction, accounting, and distribution of proceeds. Car Program Inc.’s services are available 7 days a week.JDRF receives 70% of the net proceeds for each accepted vehicle donation.

Please do not hesitate to contact the office should you have any questions. We can be reached via telephone at 860-470-0020 or via e-mail at

Thank you for your support!