Today's Date: September 23, 2021
DeAndre Hopkins, NFL FLAG, Arizona Cardinals Debut DeAndre Hopkins NFL FLAG Football   •   Naples Soap Co. Signs Lease for a New Store Location in Kissimmee, Fla.   •   SICO Paint by PPG Unveils 2022 Colour of the Year: Cool Current   •   Photographer Merik Goma To Begin Artist In Residence At The Amistad Center   •   Barron’s Names Edelman Financial Engines America’s Top Independent Registered Investment Advisor   •   DKT International Publishes 2020 Contraceptive Social Marketing Statistics   •   National Park Foundation Board Directors Honor Latino Heritage by Helping to Preserve and Elevate Stories in National Parks   •   TRX Gives Back To Active Military & Veterans With "Operation All In" - An Exclusive New Program Providing Complimentary Acce   •   Skechers Announces Updated Fireside Chat Time at the Morgan Stanley Virtual Global Sporting Goods Day   •   HERO Beverage Co. Launches a Line of Coffee Honoring the Late Chris Kyle   •   At-Risk Shelter Dogs Given Another Chance at Life with Veterans and Inmates through Marley's Mutts ® Pawsitive Change Progra   •   World Book Plays A Crucial Role In Helping Students Learn   •   Federal Title & Escrow Company Donates to Women's Organization Working to End Homelessness in Nation's Capital   •   The “MASTERS OF HORROR” NFT Collection Welcomes Pinhead to the Blockchain   •   Chicago Children's Museum Launches Construction Of Its Newest Exhibit, Moen Presents Water City   •   PEWIN Announces 2021 Annual LP/GP Awards Recipients   •   Ovarian CanceRx: New Innovative Clinical Research Effort Seeks to Accelerate the Development of New Treatments for Deadliest Gyn   •   Virginia GrandDriver Goes Retro with New 80's-Themed Workout Series Aimed to Help Older Drivers Get Fit, Drive Safely, and Have   •   Signature Culinary Offerings at Watercrest Naples Promote Healthy Aging for Resident Seniors   •   Athletic Brewing, the Brewer Leading the Non-Alcoholic Craft Beer Movement, Takes Home Top Awards at Three Major Beer Competitio
Bookmark and Share

Nick Jonas to Speak on Juvenile Diabetes at National Press Club Today

 

   NATIONAL PRESS CLUB LOGO. 

WASHINGTON, DC UNITED STATES
 

 

 

 

WASHINGTON, -- Teen pop idol Nick Jonas, the youngest member of the Grammy-nominated pop rock band the Jonas Brothers, will address a National Press Club luncheon today.  Jonas who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 13 will discuss his personal fight against diabetes and efforts to raise awareness for young people who have the disease.

 

 

As diabetes ambassador with Bayer Diabetes Care, the 16-year-old singer/songwriter has launched a national campaign to provide young people and their families with motivation and support to simplify life with diabetes. In June, he testified before Congress to call for support of diabetes research funding. He wrote the song "A Little Bit Longer" to inspire those with diabetes to live their lives to the fullest. Last year, The Change for the Children Foundation, founded by Nick and brothers Kevin and Joe to help children facing adversity, granted approximately $750,000 to diabetes research and treatment programs. Nick also hosts a website (www.NicksSimpleWins.com) to help inspire young people with diabetes to achieve small, everyday victories while managing their disease.

 

 

 

Free blood glucose and A1C testing by trained medical staff will be provided for NPC members and their guests in the NPC ballroom alcove.

 

This event is open to Press Club members and their guests. Advance reservations should be made by contacting reservations at the National Press Club, (202) 662-7501 or reservations@press.org. Cost of luncheon admission is $17 for National Press Club members, $28 for their guests. Credentialed press may cover this event with proper ID. Pre-register Live streaming website.

 

The National Press Club is located at 14th and F Streets, NW, one block west of Metro Center. For more information about the Club and its programs, go to www.press.org.

 

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

 

ABOUT THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB:

The National Press Club is the world's leading professional organization for journalists. Founded in 1908, the Club has 3,500 members representing most major news organizations. Each year, the Club holds over 2,000 events including news conferences, luncheons and panels, and more than 250,000 guests come through its doors.

 

 

SOURCE National Press Club



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News