Our Corporate Supporters
More than ever before, companies are joining forces with the American Diabetes Association to confront diabetes, fight it, and ultimately, help us stop this disease that affects 25.8 million Americans and another 79 million at risk.
We thank the following corporate supporters for their valuable support, and we urge other companies to Join the Millions® and help us in our fight to Stop Diabetes®.
Banting Circle Supporters
The Banting Circle Elite is the American Diabetes Association's highest level of recognition for companies that develop medicines and devices to help individuals living with diabetes. It is named for Sir Frederick Grant Banting, a Canadian medical scientist, doctor, Nobel Laureate, and co-discoverer of insulin. The annual total support for companies reaching the Banting Circle Elite level is at least $1,000,000. This includes sponsorship, educational grants, advertising in Association publications and exhibiting at the Annual Scientific Sessions and/or the Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course. Companies whose support total is at least $500,000 are recognized at the Banting Circle level.
National Strategic Partners
The consumer product companies that support the Association at the highest level of sponsor commitment comprise our National Strategic Partners. The cumulative annual support from these companies is at least $400,000 per year (includes sponsorship, advertising and promotional support) and they engage their employees and customers in the fight to stop diabetes.
Our National Sponsors support the Association with a annual financial commitment of at least $100,000 and conduct promotional activities to help raiseawareness about the seriousness of diabetes.