"Working to Improve Diabetes Care" - Alliance to Reduce Disparities in Diabetes The Merck Company Foundation supports an initiative working with community-based organizations across the United States to help improve the quality of care for people with diabetes, particularly in underserved communities.
Healthy Memphis Common Table (HMCT) is a regional health improvement collaborative of community organizations, coalitions and individuals dedicated to improving the health of people in the greater Memphis area. A partnership with Memphis Healthy Churches, Diabetes for Life is designed to reach 1,000 diabetics over the next five years through area church support in promoting education, prevention and self-management.
About The Merck Company Foundation The Merck Company Foundation is a U.S.-based, private charitable foundation. Established in 1957 by healthcare leader Merck, the Foundation is funded entirely by the company and is Merck's chief source of funding support to qualified non-profit, charitable organizations. Since its inception, The Merck Company Foundation has contributed more than $600 million to support important initiatives that address societal needs and are consistent with Merck's overall mission to help the world be well. For more information, visit http://www.merckcompanyfoundation.org