Approximately 300,000 people in Western Pennsylvania have diabetes. An additional 100,000+ are still undetected. It is estimated that one out of every three children born in the United States will be directly affected by diabetes.
The American Diabetes Association's Pittsburgh office is so committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease. We have a variety of local events and want to encourage you to get involved!
Explore our site to find out about our events, volunteer opportunities, how you can become a corporate sponsor and so much more!
When you register for the Pittsburgh Step Out Walk To Stop Diabetes you become a part of the American Diabetes Association’s team. Joining you will be thousands of participants from around the country who come together and directly impact the lives of people facing the daily challenges of diabetes and their loved ones.
Pittsburgh Diabetes Expo provides a forum for intensive exchange of questions and answers about diabetes prevention and management, and a myriad of resources devoted to a healthy lifestyle.
Denim For Diabetes
Want to make a difference at work? You're invited to participate in the American Diabetes Association's Campaign: Denim for Diabetes. For a suggessted donation of $5, employees & coworkers will receive a Denim for Diabetes sticker entitling them to wear denim to work - and making them ambassadors for diabetes awareness in your company and in our community. To receive your kit, fill out and return the Denim for Diabetes registration form, or contact Julie Heverly at email@example.com or 412-824-1181.
Are you interested in to setting up a fundraiser to support the American Diabetes Association? There are many ways to do it! If you would like assistance with creating a local event, please visit the Do it Yourself Fundraising webpage or contact Julie Heverly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-824-1181.
Volunteer With Us
Your involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer—whether on a local or national level—will help improve lives of everyone impacted by diabetes, maybe even someone close to you. There are many ways for you to get involved—a little time can have a big impact.