American Diabetes Association’s National Sponsors play an important role in helping raise much needed funds to bring us closer to finding a cure for the disease, increasing awareness, and improving the lives of people affected by diabetes and those at risk.
We thank the following National Sponsors for their valuable support; and we urge other companies to support the diabetes community through the programs and events of the American Diabetes Association.
Cintas Corporation is a proud supporter of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA). Cintas Corporation helps more than one million businesses of all types and sizes get ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services including uniforms, mats, mops, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, fire extinguishers and testing, and training and compliance courses. Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. As part of Cintas’s three-year collaboration with the ADA, the First Aid & Safety division will provide their First Aid Cabinets to support all ADA Camps across the country; as well as support the promotion of educational content focusing on diabetes management and education for individuals living with diabetes.
The mission of Dr. Comfort® is to help make life easier for people living with diabetes. Dr. Comfort is a national sponsor of Living with Diabetes: Foot Care & Amputation. In partnership with Dr. Comfort, the American Diabetes Association® will provide personalized, actionable foot care resources and tools for people looking to prevent or delay the progression of foot complications through a new journey-based experience. Education and resources are vital for those living with diabetes and this partnership will help arm them with the information needed to prevent foot complications
The Optum Store is an integrated health care marketplace offering prescriptions, a wide variety of everyday health and wellness products, online doctor visits, and mental health therapy—no insurance required. The Optum Store is proud to be a sponsor of American Diabetes Month®. Together, we can help to simplify the health experience by finding everything all in one place.
Heartland Food Products Group, the maker of SPLENDA® Brands, is committed to helping people with diabetes, prediabetes, and their families by providing delicious tasting products and educational information that supports the overall nutritional needs of the diabetes community. SPLENDA® is proud to be a sponsor of the American Diabetes Association’s Risk Test and Diabetes Food Hub®. As a featured sponsor, SPLENDA® offers recipes to enjoy foods and beverages, educational information, and tools for consumers and health care professionals that feature practical tips for healthful eating and weight management.
Sun Life Financial, a leader in employee benefits and stop-loss solutions in the United States, is working with the ADA to help raise awareness of the impact of diabetes and the importance of living a healthy lifestyle; and, as a National Sponsor of the ADA’s Call to Congress, Sun Life helps to elevate diabetes awareness and the vital need to engage the U.S. Congress to do more to support diabetes research, education, programs, access, and affordability.
WeightWatchers has teamed up with the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) to help advance the ADA’s mission. WeightWatchers, a proud supporter of the ADA, understands the intersection of diabetes and weight loss and aims to help people living with diabetes live their healthiest lives with a Diabetes-Tailored Plan. Commencing in November 2022, WeightWatchers will launch a marketing campaign, in partnership with the ADA, to help raise critical funds for diabetes research, education, and advocacy efforts. During November 2022, and January, February, and April 2023, WeightWatchers will donate $1 from every membership purchased via the promotional link, for a minimum of $100,000 in total donations to the ADA.