STORE Capital Supports Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE: STOR), an internally managed net-lease real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in Single Tenant Operational Real Estate, is proud to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) as Gold Sponsor of the 2016 Promise Ball Gala: "An Evening of Gratitude" being held November 12, 2016, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Christopher H. Volk, President and CEO of STORE Capital, and his family are this year's honorees.

"Our family has volunteered for the JDRF ever since our son was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of seven," said Christopher H. Volk. "Since then, the leadership, coordinated research and advocacy undertaken by the JDRF have made a meaningful difference in our lives, for which we are grateful. This year, the money raised at the gala will be applied to encapsulation research, which is a game-changing initiative having the potential to alleviate the burden of this disease. My family and STORE Capital are honored to support scientific progress that seeks to make day-to-day life with Type 1 diabetes easier, safer and healthier."

JDRF's annual Promise Ball is one of Arizona's largest fundraising galas attracting nearly 700 society and industry leaders from across the city. The black-tie event includes live and silent auctions, dancing and entertainment, providing the perfect occasion to celebrate the progress JDRF is making and support ongoing life-changing therapies to positively impact the lives of millions living with Type 1 diabetes.

About JDRF

JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Our mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat T1D and its complications. To accomplish this, JDRF has invested more than $2 billion in research funding since our inception. We are an organization built on a grassroots model of people connecting in their local communities, collaborating regionally for efficiency and broader fundraising impact, and uniting on a national stage to pool resources, passion, and energy. We collaborate with academic institutions, policymakers, and corporate and industry partners to develop and deliver a pipeline of innovative therapies to people living with T1D. Our staff and volunteers throughout the United States and our six international affiliates are dedicated to advocacy, community engagement and our vision of a world without T1D. For more information, please visit

About STORE Capital

STORE Capital Corporation is an internally managed net-lease real estate investment trust, or REIT, that is the leader in the acquisition, investment and management of Single Tenant Operational Real Estate, which is its target market and the inspiration for its name. STORE Capital is one of the largest and fastest growing net-lease REITs and owns a large, well-diversified portfolio that consists of investments in 1,576 property locations, substantially all of which are profit centers, in 48 states. Additional information about STORE Capital can be found on its website at

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