Entries by Carol

Visit us on GuideStar

Insulin for Life USA received the GuideStar Exchange Silver level logo, a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by GuideStar USA, Inc., the premier source of nonprofit information. The logo demonstrates Insulin for Life USA’s deep commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability. In order to be awarded the GuideStar Exchange logo, Insulin for Life USA had to […]

Who We Are

Insulin for Life USA, Board of Directors These Board Members help to craft the mission, vision and goals of Insulin for Life USA.  In addition, they oversee the daily operational activities including fundraising, publicity, obtaining and sending of insulin, and administration. While representing a variety of backgrounds and experiences, each member has one thing in […]

News from our partners in Nigeria

Activities hosted by our partner, Hammer Home the Glucose. Insulin for Life USA has been supporting the work of Hammer Home the Glucose since the Fall of 2013. Under the direction of Nwaokoro Joakin Chidozie, Hammer Home the Glucose conducts health clinics throughout Nigeria.  The clinics are designed to educate those with diabetes on healthy […]

Write your story to encourage others

We have recently been alerted to an exciting opportunity.  In an effort to inspire people to write their story which can serve to encourage others, the people at Medtronics are hosting a writing opportunity.  They call it their “Bakken Invitation”  you can read the details here: http://bakkeninvitation.medtronic.com/bakken-invitation-medtronic-criteria/. This challenge is to reinforce the belief of […]

INSULIN FOR LIFE USA announces a $120k grant from The Helmsley Charitable Trust and a $20k Matching Grant Challenge

Gainesville, Florida: April 7, 2014 – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has awarded a $120,000 grant to Insulin for Life USA in order to enhance its capacity to deliver life saving insulin to an international audience of persons with diabetes in desperate need of this medication. This grant includes a $20,000 matching […]

Thank you to Julie Jaworski

October 27, 2013 Julie Jaworski of Orlando, Florida participated in the Ironman race held in Miami.  Julie had the following comments to say prior to the race: Diabetes will not defeat me.  For almost 23 years I have been learning how to live and deal with being Type 1.  Day in and day out.  I […]

November happenings

On November 20th we sent a 16 pound package to our partner in Vrindaban, India.  This shipment contained a variety of supplies to be used in the ongoing treatment of patients at the Ramakrishna Mission Sevashram (Charitable Hospital).  We are honored to assist the mission of this group to treat those in need. Following Typhoon Haiyan, Insulin […]

Insulin for Life USA’s Partners and Associates

We are grateful to our partners for their generous support, which makes it possible for us Insulin for Life USA to make the impact all around the world. In our first year of operation (2013) grants were provided by: Diabetes Hands Foundation www.diabeteshandsfoundation.org The Diabetes Hands Foundation encourages people with diabetes to take a test […]