The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
The American Diabetes Association is the only non-profit organization supporting all 25.8 million Americans living with diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.
What is Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes?Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is the American Diabetes Association's signature fundraising walk. With strong support from the business community including sponsorship and corporate teams, this event raises over $20 million (nationally) to find a cure for diabetes and to support our mission.
How can I participate in Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes? You can form a walk team, participate as an individual walker or as a member of a walk team. Take your first step and register today.
What is involved in participating in Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes? Participants register and recruit friends or co-workers to walk and raise money.
The day of the event is a party to celebrate the fundraising accomplishments of our teams and individual participants as well as an opportunity to promote awareness about diabetes and the American Diabetes Association.