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.
Healthyr has teamed up with the American Diabetes Association (ADA) to join the fight against diabetes. As part of this partnership, for every Healthyr HbA1c and Glucose test sold, Healthyr is donating a portion of the profits to the ADA in order to further diabetes research. Healthyr is committed to providing people, both at risk for and diagnosed with diabetes, options to improve their health through their affordable at-home testing, telemedicine options, diabetes management app, and low-cost prescription services.
The Idaho Potato Commission is a proud supporter of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and participant in the Better Choices for Life Program. Together, the Idaho Potato Commission and the ADA will enhance the understanding of nutrition and how potatoes can be part of a healthy eating plan for people with, or at risk for, diabetes. Idaho Potatoes can be a nutritious and healthy source of carbohydrates when service size and preparation recommendations are followed. Fresh Idaho Potatoes are the first starchy vegetable to meet the ADA’s Better Choices for Life guidelines.
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 and prediabetes live happier, healthier, and longer lives by making it easier to reduce sugar. In addition to making sweetener products and diabetes nutrition shakes, Heartland provides educational resources to both consumers and health care professionals that feature practical tips for healthful eating and diabetes management information.
As a proud sponsor of the American Diabetes Association’s® Diabetes Food Hub®, Splenda® offers a variety of recipes from appetizers and entrees to drinks and desserts.
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.
As the largest and only national not-for-profit vision benefits company, VSP™ Vision Care provides affordable access to high quality eye care and eyewear for more than 85 million members through a network of more than 41,000 doctors. A leader in health-focused vision care, VSP, is a national sponsor of American Diabetes Association and the Focus on Diabetes® eye health initiative and is committed to raising awareness of the crucial role optometrists play in preserving the sight of the 133 million Americans living with diabetes and prediabetes.
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.