MODULE 5: Additional Database Information Sources:
Section 2 of 3, SHOW AND TELL, page 4 of 7.

SHOW AND TELL

Information about organizations.

Associations Unlimited is a database that contains information for approximately 460,000 international and U.S. national, regional, state, and local nonprofit membership organizations in all fields, including IRS data on U.S. 501(c) nonprofit organizations.

SAMPLE ENTRY (edited for reasons of copyright):

American Diabetes Association (ADA)

1701 N Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311 USA

Fax: (703) 549-1500
Toll-Free: 800-342-2383
E-Mail: askada@diabetes.org
URL: http://www.diabetes.org

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Founded: 1940. Members: 280000. Membership Dues: regular, $28 annual; professional (Cat I), $265 annual; professional (Cat II), $110 annual. Staff: 829. Budget: $88,000,000. State Groups: 53. Local Groups: 800. Languages: English, Spanish. Description: Physicians, laypersons, and health professionals interested in diabetes mellitus. Promotes research, information and advocacy to find a prevention and cure for diabetes and to improve the lives of all people with diabetes. Promotes public awareness of diabetes as a serious disease. Conducts educational programs and provides information to people with diabetes and the health professionals who care for them. Administers research grants. Libraries: Type: reference. Holdings: books, software, video recordings. Subjects: medical management, self-care, coping, meal planning, cooking. Computer Services: Mailing lists. Councils: Behavioral Medicine and Psychology; Clinical Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism; Complications; Diabetes in Pregnancy; Diabetes in Youth; Education; Epidemiology and Statistics; Exercise; Footcare; Healthcare Delivery and Public Health; Molecular, Cellular, and Biochemical Aspects of Diabetes; Nutritional Science and Metabolism; Provisional Council on Immunology, Immunogenetics, & Transplantation.

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Conventions/Meetings: annual conference and meeting, with scientific sessions (exhibits).

SIC: 8621 - Professional Organizations; 8399 - Social Services Nec; 8731 - Commercial Physical Research
Subject Descriptor(s): Diabetes; Health; Health Care; Medical
Subject Category: Health and Medical Organizations


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