Fundraising Events

Signature Events

Our signature fundraising events — Tour de Cure, Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes — give you the opportunity to not only raise money for the Association and its important work but to also participate in a fun activity. 

We have other fundraising events you can participate in as well, such as Father of the Year, Community Walk, and Rip's B.A.D. Ride.

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes

Step Out our signature fundraising walk. More than 120,000 participants from 120 walk events across the country came together last year to raise over $24 million.

Tour de Cure

Tour de Cure

The Tour de Cure is a series of fundraising cycling events held in 44 states nationwide to benefit the Association.

Father of the Year

Father of the Year

The Regional Father of the Year Awards Dinners are hosted in 35 cities across the country in collaboration between the Association and the National Father’s Day Council.

Explore: Fundraising Events

  • Stop Diabetes at School

    Your school can participate in an educational fundraising program that promotes healthy living, school spirit and community involvement.

  • Fit Foodie

    Fit Foodie is the ultimate celebration of food, fitness, and fun! The American Diabetes Association is proud to be the National Charity Partner of Fit Foodie. The Cooking Light & Health Fit Foodie Race Weekends are jam-packed with a 5K/15K race, celebrity chef tastings, culinary and fitness demonstrations, and a pumped up sweat session.

  • Do-It-Yourself Fundraising & Local Events

    Create your own fundraising campaign using the Association's online fundraising tools or join a local event.