National Fragile X Foundation
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Tax ID: 84-0960471
BASED: Washington, DC, United States
CHARITY WEBSITE: http://www.fragilex.org
The National Fragile X Foundation unites the Fragile X community to:
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About the National Fragile X Foundation
The mission of the National Fragile X Foundation is to provide unwavering support for every family affected by Fragile X, while relentlessly pursuing a cure. We do that through:
- Community – To assist and educate individuals and families living with Fragile X in all stages of life, through outreach and personal support.
- Awareness – To increase public and professional awareness of Fragile X to influence public policy, support legislative advocacy, and increase funding for research.
- Research – To fund and facilitate research that drives scientific and medical advances toward effective treatments and a cure.
Together, We’re Stronger. ×
The National Fragile X Foundation (NFXF) serves those living with Fragile X by Fostering Community, Raising Awareness, and Funding Research. Here are some of the ways we do that:
- 47 Community Support Network groups in 39 states provide vital support for families.
- 262 local events to foster a strong community, raise awareness and educate families and professionals.
- 180 advocates met with 60 Senators and 83 Representatives in Congress in March 2017 to support awareness, research, and support for families.
- The NFXF BioBank™ is the first biobank for Fragile X and drives faster and more cost-effective research into treatments and eventual cures for the family of Fragile X disorders.
- 12 free, educational webinars planned for 2017.
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