The American Diabetes Association is a United States-based nonprofit that seeks to educate the public about diabetes and to help those affected by it through funding research to manage, cure and prevent diabetes. It is one of many non-profit organizations that have emerged as an official institution by the American public and that highly influence and at times work in tandem with the government and healthcare system. The ADA receives donations from individual donations, foundations and companies to support their mission.
ADA consists of three separate 501 organizations: American Diabetes Association, American Diabetes Association Research Foundation, Inc., and American Diabetes Association Property Title Holding Corp..
In 2018, the ADA's total revenue was $161.267,000.