Juveniles Diabetes Association
"JDRF works every day to change the reality of this disease for millions of people—and to prevent anyone else from ever knowing it—by funding research; advocating for government support of research and new therapies; ensuring new therapies come to market and are recommended by healthcare providers; and connecting, engaging, and educating the T1D community.
Founded by parents determined to find a cure for their children with T1D, JDRF expanded through grassroots fundraising and advocacy efforts to become a powerhouse in the scientific community with dozens of U.S. locations and five international affiliates."
JDRF has funded about $2.5 billion in research to date and have made significant progress in understanding and fighting the disease.
Horizon is a global organization focused on empowering orphaned children to self-sustainability. By putting family first, we help each child develop a true sense of identity and belonging, while our focus on Impact Investing bolsters local economies and creates income to support our in-country operations. progress in understanding and fighting the disease.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the leading cancer-fighting organization with a vision of ending cancer as we know it, for everyone. We are the only organization working to improve the lives of people with cancer and their families through advocacy, research, and patient support, to ensure everyone has an opportunity to prevent, detect, treat, and survive cancer.
The American Cancer Society advocates for lifesaving policy changes. We promote healthy lifestyles to help you prevent cancer. They research cancer and its causes to find more answers and better treatments. The American Cancer Society provides information, answers, and support to people in every community who have been touched by cancer. And do it all 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Foundation for Mental Health
"Grant Halliburton Foundation was established in 2006 in memory of Grant Halliburton, a Dallas teen who battled depression and bipolar disorder for several years before his suicide death at the age of 19."
"The Foundation that bears his name works to help families and young people recognize the signs of mental illness through a variety of avenues including mental health education, collaboration, encouragement, and information.
Grant Halliburton Foundation offers a variety of education programs, presentations, and an annual conference on mental wellness, suicide prevention, bullying, resilience, and other issues impacting youth mental health."