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The Foundation for Diabetes Research was founded in July 1999 by former members of the North Jersey Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. The mission of the Foundation for Diabetes Research is to support research aimed at a cure for diabetes and prevention of its severe complications. Research programs will be selected by a peer review process.

Make a donation to FDR

(The Foundation for Diabetes Research is a 501(c)(3) corporation and all donations to FDR are tax deductible)

DIABETES: Our quest is for a cure.

  • 2017 Harvest for Hope event – Wednesday, October 18, 2017 – The Grove, Cedar Grove, NJ

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    We would like to thank you for supporting our Harvest for Hope event held on October 26, 2016 at The Grove in Cedar Grove, New Jersey. Our evening was a tremendous success with nearly 450 people in attendance! We are excited to report that we raised over $178,000 for diabetes research. These proceeds will allow us to continue to support new and promising research grants in order to find a cure for diabetes. Your support is absolutely critical to our progress.

    (Click on thumbnails below to see full size images of the 2016 event)

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    (Click on thumbnails below to see full size images of The Grove)

  • NEW FDR’s Support Bracelet

    Exciting news!! Our FDR Diabetes Support Bracelets are here! Perfect for Mother’s Day gifts If you are looking for a way to donate to the Foundation for Diabetes Research, this is a great opportunity! The support bracelets are $25 and all proceeds go to Research for a cure for Type 1 Diabetes! Please call or email FDR to place your order.

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  • 27th Annual Golf Classic – May 31, 2018
    Be sure to join us at next year’s event

    26th Annual Golf Classic – June 8, 2017
    Thank you to all the supporters and golfers for helping to make FDR’s 26th Anniversary Golf Outing such a wonderful event. We hope everyone had a great day and enjoyed themselves while helping to raise money for diabetes research. Thanks also to Mountain Ridge Country Club staff for their help in making the golf outing a first rate event.
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  • Education Meeting

    FDR’s annual Education Meeting was held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the St. Barnabas Ambulatory Care Center, Livingston, NJ.

    This year’s topic was “The Future of Pumping, Medtronic’s Artificial Pancreas.” The presentation was given by Jan Veliko and Joanne Conte, Medtronics representatives. Topics included the groundbreaking results from the recently FDA approved Medtronics 670G Insulin Pump Sensor. This event was a huge success. Everyone enjoyed the presentation. Thank you to our wonderful speakers.

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  • 2017 1st Annual Adult Bowling Event

    FDR 1st annual Adult Bowling event to Strike Out Diabetes which was held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 – at Hanover Lanes in East Hanover, NJ. It was a great success. The event was attended by over 80 bowlers. Everyone had a fun time while helping with FDR’s quest to find a cure for Diabetes.

    Here are some photos of the bowling event. Hope you can join us at next year’s event!

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  • 2017 – 6th Annual Rollerskating Event

    FDR’s 6th Annual Rollerskating Event was held on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Florham Park Roller Rink. Over 145 kids, parents and friends attended the event. Thank you to everyone who attended and helped make this a successful and fun event.

    Browse through the fun photos of the event.

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  • FDR Silicone Bracelet

    FDR is also selling silicone bracelets in royal blue or purple with “A Cure would be Sweet” slogan.  Each silicone bracelet is $3 or 2 bracelets for $5.  Please call or email FDR to place your order.

You can also help support the Foundation for Diabetes Research through iGive.com!

Visit iGive.com and search for “Foundation for Diabetes Research.” A portion of the proceeds from your online purchases will be donated to our cause!