Seattle-Tacoma, Washington

Washingtonians are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as thousands of people suffer from the disease, and many others may have diabetes and not know it. It is estimated that 1 out of every 3 children born after 2000 in the United States will be directly affected by diabetes, and currenlty 1 in 5 health care dollars is spent caring for someone with diabetes.

Events

  • 25 Aug 4:30 pm

    South Sound Step Out Kickoff

    Tacoma, Washington
    Join us at this year’s South Sound Step Out Kickoff Party in Tacoma and meet other team captains and walkers who are helping to Stop Diabetes!
  • 4 Oct

    Seattle Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

    Seattle, Washington
    Step out at Magnuson Park with us and help raise money for diabetes research, advocacy and education. Join us for a fun-filled day for the entire family!
  • 11 Oct

    South Sound Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

    Tacoma, Washington
    Live in the South Sound? You and your friends and family can step out in Tacoma and help raise money to Stop Diabetes!
  • 16 May

    Tour de Cure

    Woodinville, Washington
    Join us at beautiful Chateau Ste. Michelle for the ride of your life. We offer everything from 10 mile beginner routes to a 100 mile century ride! Ride through the pristine Eastside scenery while Stopping Diabetes. Grab your bike and take the ride of your life today!

Program Info

Stop Diabetes Initiative

For residents of South Snohomish County.

The Stop Diabetes Initiative (SDI) aims to educate and empower families to take ownership of their health, increase their knowledge of healthy lifestyle choices and use available resources to prevent diabetes and the serious complications of diabetes.

Fall series schedule of family workshops is coming soon!

Volunteer Center

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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.

Find volunteer opportunities in our area through the Volunteer Center.