Coloradans are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as 316,000 Coloradans suffer from the disease. It is estimated that one out of every three children born after 2000 in the United States will be directly affected by diabetes.
That is why the American Diabetes Association's Denver office is so committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease.
We are here to help.
High Five to Stop Diabetes!
Get involved and help spread awareness around this disease that impacts all of us here in Colorado – High Five to Stop Diabetes!
Why the high five? Because it is the universal sign of support. Check out the upcoming activities, events and promotions that you can participate in to help show your support for those already affected by diabetes, and spread awareness throughout the community! November is American Diabetes Month - #HighFivetoStopDiabetes & Win!
Colorado Gives Day
Colorado’s largest one-day online giving event, presented by Community First Foundation and FirstBank, is coming up and we need your support. Every nonprofit receiving a donation on Colorado Gives Day receives a portion of the $1 Million Incentive Fund, which increases the value of every dollar donated. Visit our profile, share with friends, pre-schedule your Colorado Gives Day donation and Give Where You Live on Decmeber 9, 2014!
Interested in workplace giving? The American Diabetes Association Colorado is a proud member of Community Health Charities Colorado.
WellCard Health is a free medical discount card program available to everyone! Save on prescriptions, doctor visits, diabetes supplies and more! And every time you use your WellCard a portion of the proceeds will benefit the American Diabetes Association Colorado!
We welcome your help.
Your involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer — whether on a local or national level — will help us expand our community outreach and impact, inspire healthy living, intensify our advocacy efforts, raise critical dollars to fund our mission, and uphold our reputation as the moving force and trusted leader in the diabetes community.