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300 Penn Center Boulevard
Suite 602

Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania 15143
USA
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Programs:

  • Since 1980 over $500 million in grants to find a cure for type 1 and type 2 diabetes and develop products to enable those with diabetes live better lives.
  • Over $10 million awarded in the past five (5) years to researchers in Western Pennsylvania.
  • American Diabetes Association holds the largest diabetes conference in the world each year called "Scientific Sessions." In 2009, over 12,000 researchers , physicians and medical professionals attended this conference.
  • The American Diabetes Association is the professional organization medical professionals turn for guidelines on patient treatment and care.

Budget is $42.5 million annually (across the entire American Diabetes Association Footprint).

Mission:
The mission of the American Diabetes Association (the Association) is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
 
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02/28/13
The American Diabetes Association provides a residential camp experience for children and teens with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, promoting diabetes management independence through education and hands on learning. In the St. Louis market, the ADA has provided camp since 1954. Thousands of children ... more »
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02/17/13
I have been a donor for ADA for last several years. After analyzing the financial data and observing the wasteful use of my hard earned money on fund raising and administrative waste I have decided not to contribute any more. It is criminal that only $33 Million is spend on research out of $159.855... more »
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11/15/12
I looked up the addresses for every Director of the Board for ADA (there were over 25 of them!). I mailed each a 2-page letter expressing disappointment as a parent of a diabetic that they squandered such valuable donations by letting telemarketers keep over 3/4 of donations. I asked for a response ... more »
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