Giving Societies

The American Diabetes Association's goal to Stop Diabetes® depends on the longstanding generosity of philanthropic-minded individuals, families, foundations and corporations. Our giving societies are one way for us to say "thank you" to our most committed donors whose gifts continue to make an enormous impact in the fight against diabetes.

Pinnacle Society

The Pinnacle Society celebrates loyal friends who make gifts of $10,000 or more to the American Diabetes Association. Through the generous support of Pinnacle Society members, the Association sustains its commitment to finance research initiatives, advocacy efforts, camps for children with diabetes and other impactful programs that improve the lives of individuals affected by one of the most costly diseases in the nation.

Learn how you can join the Pinnacle Society.

Read moving stories about Pinnacle Society members who support diabetes research.

Summit Circle

The Summit Circle was established to honor friends who have included the American Diabetes Association in their will or other long-range plans. In this way, we express gratitude to the dedicated individuals and families whose generosity and foresight have made the American Diabetes Association's accomplishments possible. Through their commitments, Summit Circle members increase hope for a world free of diabetes and all its burdens.

Learn more about Summit Circle and how to leave a legacy of life with the American Diabetes Association.

Banting Circle Supporters

Our thanks go to the Banting Circle Supporters for joining the American Diabetes Association in the fight to stop diabetes. The following information profiles how these companies support the efforts of the Association to advance the fight against diabetes and improve the lives of those affected by diabetes.

Learn more about our Banting Circle Supporters.

  • Last Reviewed: January 13, 2014
  • Last Edited: July 27, 2015