With Your Help, We Will Find A Cure!
JDRF is an accredited 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency; all donations are tax deductible. Donations of $250 or more will receive a letter of acknowledgment for donations less than $250 contact the JDRF office for a receipt.
Become a Member
Cost is only $25 a year and includes a one-year subscription to Countdown Magazine and its accompanying Countdown For Kids. Sign up today!
Cash & Stock Gifts
Gifts to the JDRF may be made through check,money order, stock, or credit card. We accept VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Checks and money orders may be sent to: JDRF, 200 Connecticut Ave, Suite 4E, Norwalk, CT 06854. Online donations are accepted through the JDRF National Web site.
Memorials and Tributes
Memorials and Tributes are a meaningful way for individuals or groups to honor the memory of loved ones or to acknowledge special occasions. 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. Be sure to include your name and address, as well as the name of the individual you are remembering or honoring. Once we process your information you will receive an acknowledgement letter, and your honoree will also receive a letter notifying them that you have made a gift in their name (we do not disclose the amount of the gift)
Sponsor an Event
Corporate sponsorship is a terrific way for your company to meet their marketing goals. It helps generate exposure and is a great way to support the community. If you think your employer may be interested in sponsorship, we can work to help get them involved. Contact Fairfield County Chapter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203 854-0658.
Make a gift of your printing or design services. Contribute your photography or public relations skills for our events. Donate a company product for our office or an item for our live and silent auctions. Make your restaurant, golf course, or other facility available at no charge for JDRF events. You will receive an in-kind tax donation letter from our office. We’d love to hear your ideas.
JDRF welcomes gifts through workplace giving campaigns, including the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), United Way (as a write-in charity), employee matching gift programs and other special fundraising drives. You may be able to designate a small amount of each paycheck, or arrange a single payroll deduction, to support diabetes research. Your employer’s human resources manager can provide more information about available programs
One of the best ways to make your donation dollars stretch is to use your employer’s matching gifts program. Most large corporations have them and all have their own requirements for matching dollars. Your employer’s human resources manager can provide more information about available programs or click here to find out if your company has a matching gift policy.