"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 The CSA Gluten-Free Product Listing.
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.