It starts with YOU.Take the lead, donate or fundraise for a cure.Together we can Stop Diabetes.

° Raise $100 and qualify for the custom ADA "It Starts With You" dri-fit long sleeved t-shirt.

° Raise $500 and ALSO earn a refund on your race registration fee. 

° Raise $1,000 and become a Champion to Stop Diabetes*

° Raise $2,500 and become a Champion PLUS earn complimentary participation in any Fleet Feet Sports marathon training program

*Champions To Stop Diabetes are members of an exclusive and impactful club. Earn everything in prior levels plus a custom Champion to Stop Diabetes Rochester Marathon running jacket. The first 10 participants to become a Champion earn a 2017 commemorative Champion bracelet (donated by Kay Jewelers). All Champions receive an invitation to our Night of Champions event on September 21, to join hundreds of Tour de Cure Champions to celebrate your success, enjoy complimentary dinner & drinks and learn about the impact you have made on our community. Our Champions allow us to fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; deliver services to hundreds of communities; provide objective and credible information; and give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. We couldn’t do it without Champions to Stop Diabetes.

Whatever your goal, by starting a fundraiser below or making a donation, you will further our mission to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of those living with diabetes. You will help fund groundbreaking research and allow children living with Type 1 diabetes to attend Camp Aspire right here in Rochester.

We are here to help! Click here to download our Fundraising Guide, For Local Fundraising Support Contact Michelle Prue at 585-458-3040 ext.3490 or   

Checks may be mailed to: American Diabetes Association; Attn. Michelle Prue; 160 Allens Creek Rd.; Rochester, NY 14618 For more information about the American Diabetes Association visit

Offline Payment Instructions

Please mail checks to:
American Diabetes Association
c/o Michelle Prue
160 Allens Creek Drive
Rochester, NY 14618

Be sure to note that the money is to be applied to your Rochester Marathon event fundraiser. Thank you!