To develop, lead, and fund organizational and systems improvements, evidence-based programs, and awareness activities for diabetes prevention, early detection and management. This philosophy of work in diabetes provides educators, advocates, and those who are at risk or living with diabetes so that together we can promote change.

Welcome to the table - Diabetes Essence video

Diabetes Literature Review
Diabetes Assessment Report
Diabetes Assessment Qualitative Report

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Foundation Staff: Michael Kelly

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Awarded Grants

Project Title Organization Grant Amount
Diabetes Prevention and Management: Data and Referrals PHIX $255,750.00
"Now What?" Diabetes Awareness and Advocacy Campaign El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. $922,565.00
Providing Technical Assistance and Evaluation For Regional Diabetes Efforts The University of Texas at El Paso $96,064.00
Promotoras de Salud Working Group Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $3,000.00
National Diabetes Prevention Program: Paso Del Norte region New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $48,399.54
Diabetes Education El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. $209,774.40
On the Road to Living Well with Diabetes - Otero New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $25,811.13
UTEP BBRC CHW led diabetes intervention capacity building The University of Texas at El Paso $125,147.00
Aprende a cuidar de tí Centro Familiar para la Integracion y Crecimiento, A.C. $41,472.00
Diabetes and the Dentist: Early Diabetes Detection, Education and Referral Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $114,944.00
Diabetes Prevention Program Project Vida Health Center $49,720.00
Diabetes Prevention Education Program for Community Outreach The University of Texas at El Paso $33,790.00
Project VyBE Texas A&M University $218,784.50
Empower Program: Pediatric Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Outpatient Education El Paso Children's Hospital Foundation $495,244.20

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