Guidelines

Every 17 seconds, someone is diagnosed with diabetes – and people have to figure out quickly how to successfully live with diabetes. The road to health is a bumpy one, and The Michelle McGann Fund is committed to helping families through education and support.

What are the grants for?

  • Individual diabetics and their families who demonstrate a need of medical supplies, medication, support and education.
  • Institutions and organizations offering support and education programs.

Who can apply?

  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Health care providers
  • Educational and support organizations

What qualifies for funding?

  • Medication
  • Medical supplies and equipment
  • Support programs
  • Educational materials and programs
  • Awareness programs
  • Treatment

How are funds dispersed?

  • Organizations may apply for one-time funding within the fiscal year. Individuals may also apply for a one-time grant that’s distributed for the purpose of purchasing medical equipment, a support program fee, etc.