School Walk for Diabetes is an educational school fundraising program that promotes healthy living, school spirit and community involvement.
School Walk for Diabetes educates students, families, staff and teachers about Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Funds raised through School Walk helps to support the research, education and advocacy programs of the American Diabetes Association, and to support our mission to prevent and cure diabetes and improve the lives of all people living with diabetes.
Where We Walk & Local Info
School Walk for Diabetes is offered in select areas only. Please select from the drop-down menu below, to find where we walk and what's going on in these areas.
If School Walk is not offered in your area, please consider our other school-based opportunities with Stop Diabetes at School
Interested in School Walk for Diabetes?
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Start your School Walk with a kick-off event where students learn about diabetes, and get them excited about participating in your school’s School Walk!
During this 2-3 week period, students ask family and friends to support them in their School Walk. Students can earn fun thank you gifts and your school can earn a gift certificate to purchase PE equipment.
Your school walks and honors everyone who is living with diabetes. Walks can occur during PE class, or as an entire school assembly.
Top 5 Reasons to Hold a School Walk for Diabetes at Your School
Be a Diabetes Superhero and earn awesome thank you gifts!
Your school can earn a gift certificate for PE equipment from our friends at Gopher
Learn about Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes!
It builds community and school spirit!
It's for an amazing cause!