Residents of Louisiana and Mississippi are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as over 892,000 residents suffer from this disease, and many others may have diabetes and not know it! It is estimated that one out of every three children born after 2000 in the United States will be directly affected by diabetes.
- You have a passion for the mission of the American Diabetes Association—to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
- You have a close connection to diabetes and want to help.
- You want to meet new people and help those affected by diabetes.
- You want to leverage your skills in a meaningful way.
- You want to be part of your community, supporting a worthy cause.