Where Your Dollars Go

JDRF has a bold plan for the future of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research in Canada. As better treatments unfold and the prospect of curing this disease rests on the horizon, we remain ever-committed to directing more resources to launch and sustain innovative research and clinical trials from coast-to-coast. Transforming Lives: Today and Tomorrow is our solution to accelerating diabetes breakthroughs in partnership with the community we support.

JDRF Research Funding Overview

Since its founding in 1970 (1974 in Canada), JDRF has funded more than $1.9 billion (U.S.) in T1D research and has dramatically advanced the T1D scientific frontier and the management of this disease.
JDRF's research mission is to discover, develop, and deliver advances that cure, better treat, and prevent T1D. As the global leader in the fight against T1D, JDRF's research programs are comprehensive – addressing the hopes and dreams of every person with T1D for the best quality of life and a cure for this disease.

For more information about research advances JDRF has funded, please click here.