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Upstate New York

P.O. Box 7023
Merrifield, VA 22116-7023
United States

ext. 3478
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New Yorkers are increasingly feelings the effects of diabetes as over 2.1 million people are living with diabetes, and more than 5.2 million people are living with prediabetes in New York.

Our American Diabetes Association (ADA) Upstate New York office is committed to educating the public about how to prevent and manage diabetes and support those living with diabetes.

2024 State of Diabetes: Buffalo

Join us at The State of Diabetes for a panel discussion focused on the current landscape of diabetes and its financial impact on employers and employees. Discussion and networking will follow.

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Contact Us

Jeff Collins

Executive Director

Jessica Joanis

Development Director

Julie DeMersman

Development Manager

Giancarlo Tápanes

Donor Relations Manager


Different Ways to Fundraise

Looking for other ways to raise money to support our mission? Try creating your own fundraiser, DIY style. From game night to a yard sale or anything in between, you can put on a unique event and make it as big (or small) as you want.

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Tour de Cure

Join our fundraising campaign to fuel our mission! Your partnership will provide year-round engagement opportunities. Tour de Cure is more than a day, it’s a movement!

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Camp Aspire

The American Diabetes Association is proud to be the leading provider of diabetes camping services in the United States.

Camp Aspire is held at the Rochester Rotary Sunshine Campus, a 157-care camp located in Rush, NY.


Upcoming Virtual Events

2024 Step Out: Nationwide (Virtual)

Saturday, September 14, 2024
04:30 A.M. EST

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes® is the premier walking fundraising event of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) that creates a sense of unity and shared purpose in the fight to end diabetes.  The event is fun for the entire family!