Community Walk to Stop Diabetes is a new initiative of the American Diabetes Association's movement to Stop Diabetes. These local grass roots walk events are organized by local Volunteer Walk Coordinators in towns and cities across the country.
Interested in coordinating a Community Walk?
Are you passionate about stopping diabetes? If there isn't a Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in your area, you could become a Volunteer Walk Coordinator for Community Walk to Stop Diabetes!
Find a Community Walk near you!
Community Walks to Stop Diabetes are springing up from coast-to-coast. Join an event in your community!
Get your community moving by starting a walk in your neighborhood!
Now everyone has a chance to Walk to Stop Diabetes! Find a walk near you.
Help make a difference in the lives of so many. Search to find your walker.
Gene Teat Memorial Walk Gene Teat was only 24 years old when he passed away in 2006 from diabetic ketoacidosis. After his death, his friends and family joined together and formed the "Gene Team" and has been raising money for the American Diabetes Association ever since, raising over $60,000. This year, the "Gene Team" is hard at work again with their Community Walk on May 11th.
Earn a badge!
You can earn online fundraising badges by raising certain amounts and completing fundraising actions. They are our way of thanking you for raising money to fuel our mission to Stop Diabetes.
Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
We lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected—by diabetes.
* We fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes.
* We deliver services to hundreds of communities.
* We provide objective and credible information.
* We give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.