"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For indeed, that's all who ever have."
- Margaret Mead
CSA is a member-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit support organization dedicated to helping individuals with celiac disease and other gluten-related conditions worldwide and their families through information, education and research.
As a non-profit organization, our work relies on the generous contributions of people like you. Your tax-deductible donations may be designated for a particular project (i.e. research, computer equipment/programs, postage) Any monies received, not designated for a particular project, are placed in the general organizational fund. With these monies, CSA is able to:
We work to "get the word out" about celiac disease through local chapters and resource units, as well as personal telephone and on-line support given by our national office. (see contact information at the bottom of this page). We produce and disseminate many helpful resources such as our quarterly newsletter, Lifeline and A Gluten-Free You monthly e-newsletter, e-cookbooks, the CSA Glossary and other items.
Offer Educational Opportunities
Participate in and Support Research
CSA is actively involved in the on-going work of the scientific community to discover how CD is related to other health situations. Through our Peer Review Research Grant Program, we provide for product testing and a variety of celiac-related research activities.