The Gluten Intolerance Group®, also known as GIG®, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization funded by private donations including the Combined Federal Campaign, United Way Designated Giving, Employer Matching Funds; proceeds from memberships, the sale of products, and our educational resources. We rely on your contributions, which are tax deductible. Eighty-five per cent or more of our revenue is used to support our programs.
GIG is at the forefront of innovative action and is respected globally as a powerful leader in the celiac community. GIG's volunteers, staff, and Board (http://www.gluten.net/board.html) are knowledgeable, and our materials and resources are credible. GIG's Medical Advisory Board (http://www.gluten.net/med-adv-board.html) approves all education materials.
Our Mission is to increase awareness by providing accurate, up-to-date information, education, and support to those with gluten intolerance or celiac disease/dermatitis herpetiformis, to their families, to health care professionals, and to the general public.
Programs supported by our mission include:
This packet includes a summary of current research, diet instruction, and other valuable information for those with celiac disease and/or dermatitis herpetiformis.
GIG® Quarterly Newsmagazine
A compilation of research, nutrition advice and product information, recipes, book reviews, meeting news, and what GIG is doing for the betterment of the gluten-free community.
Restaurant Card Tips
A valuable tool for eating out. The card is available in many foreign languages.
GIG is involved in other programs and activitites. For more information, please visit our Web site at http://www.gluten.net or send us an e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org).