Step Out

Recognition Levels

It’s our way of saying thank you! Earn exclusive recognition gifts when you meet and exceed your fundraising goals to support our mission.

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Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes Recognition Program

  • You’ll have the opportunity to earn our exclusive Recognition Gifts as a Thank You for your contributions and fundraising on behalf of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA).
  • You will earn a Step Out T-shirt when you reach the $100 fundraising level ($30 for youth under age 17)
  • You can earn an additional thank you gift once the fundraising level is met by the post-event deadline.You may decline recognition gifts at any time to have more of the funds raised contribute to ADA’s mission.

Red Strider Recognition

  • Those registered as a Red Strider will receive a Red Strider shirt when you raise $100 ($30 for youth under age 17).
  • If you are living with diabetes, be sure to register as Red Strider so you can be celebrated!

$100 ($30 youth 17&U) Step Out T-shirt

All Participants who raise $100+ will receive the 2023 Step Out T-shirt and Red Striders will receive the 2023 Red Strider T-Shirt

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts - T-Shirts

$250 Step Out Lunch Cooler

Raise $250 and you will receive the Step Out Lunch Cooler

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts-Step Out Lunch Cooler

$500 Step Out Sherpa Blanket

Raise $500 and you will receive the Step Out Sherpa Blanket

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts-Step Out Sherpa Blanket

$1000 Champion Quarter Zip Fleece Pullover

Raise $1,000 and you will receive the Champion Quarter Zip Fleece Pullover

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts-Champion Quarter Zip Fleece Pullover

$2500 Champion H2O Hydration Pack

Raise $2,500 and you will receive Champion H2O 1.5L Hydration Pack

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts-Champion Camelbak Hydropak Water Bottle

$5000 Champion Herschel Duffel Bag

Raise $5,000 and you will receive the Champion Herschel Duffel Bag

Step Out 2023 Recognition Gifts-Champion Herschel Duffel Bag

Gifts starting at the $250 level are not cumulative.

Download the Step Out Recognition Gifts Flyer

Rules and Regulations: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, 13 YEARS OR OLDER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Sweepstakes runs from 40 weeks pre-event until 30 days post-event. For Official Rules, prize descriptions and odds disclosure, visit our website. Sponsor: American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202.


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The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading 501(C)3 nonprofit charity providing diabetes research, information and advocacy.

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes® is the premier fundraising campaign of the American Diabetes Association ®, now with virtual engagement designed for anyone and everyone to participate. The campaign has been expanded to include more members of our community and bring them together to learn about diabetes, healthy living and to support people living with diabetes. Step Out is a unique opportunity for businesses, clubs, friends and families to form virtual teams with the vision of a life free of diabetes and all its burdens.

Credit Card Verification Code

The Verification Code is imprinted on credit cards to help merchants verify transactions when the actual card is not present, such as Internet purchases or donations. The merchant uses this number as part of the authorization process with the card issuer.

Please use the images below to locate the verification code for your card type.

Visa, Master Card, and Discover

Visa, Master Card, and Discover Verification Code

The verification code for Visa, Master Card, and Discover is a 3-digit number printed on the back of your card. It appears after the account number or last 4-digits of your account number, in the signature panel.

American Express Verification Code

American Express

The American Express verification code is a 4-digit number printed on the front of your card. It appears above and to the right of the embossed account number.


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