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Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation

MISSION

The Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (Diabetes Action), a non-profit 501(c)3 organization founded in 1990, is committed to the prevention and treatment of diabetes and to the funding of innovative, promising research aimed at finding a cure for diabetes and diabetes related complications. 

WHERE YOUR SUPPORT GOES

    Alternative and complementary research
    Grants for nutritional research
    Promising research to find a cure for diabetes
    Innovative research to prevent and treat diabetes
    American Indian diabetes prevention program
    International medical assistance
    Children's camp scholarship program
    Education and prevention programs

THE RESULTS

Diabetes Action has provided grants to over 300 separate research studies at universities and medical institutions across the United States.  In addition to funding basic research to cure diabetes with gene therapies and beta cell transplantation, Diabetes Action funds research that examines how nutritional and complementary therapies may prevent and treat diabetes.