Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities for the Western PA Chapter:

Please contact the chapter office at 412-471-1414 or westernpa@jdrf.org if you are interested in any of the following:

Event Volunteer/Committee Member – opportunities include planning for these events and/or volunteering on the day of the event

Walks to Cure Diabetes – These events, held in September, brings families and corporations together for a wonderful morning of FUNdraising!

Rainbow Gala – Black Tie Affair held in April

Golf Events – Tee Up to Cure Diabetes at Valley Brook Country Club held in September

Office volunteer

Prepare mailings, packets

Data entry

Outreach Committee (Connections)

  • Bag of Hope Program– Present our Bag of Hope to newly diagnosed families at Children’s Hospital. Each volunteer presents 4 to 6 times a year on Tuesdays or Thursdays from approximately 11:00am to 1:00pm. Connecting JDRF to Newly Diagnosed Families.
  • Mentoring Program– Become a Mentor. We are always looking for parents/caregivers who would like to help newly diagnosed parents by offering support and non-medical advice.Connecting Parents to Parents.
  • Family Fun Activities, Education, and Support– This committee plans events for kids, parents, and families.Become a committee member or offer to host an event.


JDRF * 501 Martindale Street, Suite 670 * Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Telephone: 412-471-1414 * Toll Free: 888-528-8788 * Fax: 412-471-1417 *Email: westernpa@jdrf.org

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