Community Outreach


The Community Outreach Work group focuses on building awareness and dialogue which engages all Kentuckians in thepublic discussion of Diabetes in our state. Efforts include:

  • 2015-2016 Faces of Diabetes Campaign
  • Addressing social and civic issues pertaining to Diabetes in Kentucky
  • Advocacy Development using Top Down / Bottow-Up Approach to develop key political awareness and advocates across our entire state through Grass-Roots action planning
  • Advocacy/Education Efforts
  • Promotion of Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) and patient diabetes education events and activities through Social Media outlets
  • Work with partners to create a strong Development Program for KDN including but not limited to: Special Events/Fundraising, Annual Giving, Planned Gifts, Corporate Donations, Grants and Donor Cultivation