Our mission is to provide awareness, education, and support to persons with celiac disease/dermatitis herpetiformis, their families, health care professionals, and the general public.
A 501(c)3 - National not-for-profit organization, providing support to persons with celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis through educational materials, videos, conferences, a Kid's Camp, quarterly newsletter, and other activities. We support medical professionals by bringing awareness of these conditions to them, providing them with patient education materials, lecturers, and some research dollars. Our Executive Director is sought nationally for her expertise and speaking skills. She frequently reviews manuscripts and provides expert advise to professionals and clients. GIG is also involved in educational awareness campaigns on all levels.