Philadelphia, PA - Carson Kressley will be the guest emcee for the JDRF One Promise Gala, A Celebration of Hope on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Loews Philadelphia Hotel Philadelphia.
JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Our strength lies in our exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D. JDRF works every day to change the reality of this disease for millions of people—and to prevent anyone else from ever knowing it—by funding research, advocating for government support of research and new therapies, ensuring new therapies come to market and connecting and engaging the T1D community.
Emmy-Award winning TV personality, style expert, fashion designer and New York Times best-selling author are only some of the credits of the multi-talented and unforgettable Carson Kressley. A strong supporter of many philanthropic causes, Carson will be the guest emcee for the 2018 JDRF One Promise Gala, A Celebration of Hope!
The 2018 JDRF One Promise Gala is chaired by Lisi Lerch. JDRF will be presenting Mr. Bill McNabb (F. William McNabb III, Chairman, The Vanguard Group, Inc.) with the 2018 JDRF Living and Giving Award. In attendance will be the JDRF Eastern Pennsylvania Board of Directors President, Mr. Matthew Cohn, as well as many prominent guests.