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Jacob's Cure, Inc

Jacob's Cure, Inc
P.O. Box 52
Rye,  New York  10580
Tel: 914-502-4249
Fax: 914-925-3979

Description: Jacob's Cure is a non-profit foundation dedicated to raising the funds necessary to curing Canavan disease, a fatal genetic neurological disorder that affects children at birth. Since its inception in September 2000, Jacob's Cure allocates monies raised to research in gene-therapy, stem cell transplantation, pharmacological approaches and basic science in understanding Canavan disease.

National 501(c) tax-exempt organizations offer a comprehensive program of information and support services for patients and their families. They may offer patient and professional information and education materials, sponsor meetings and scientific workshops, fund research, and provide referrals to chapters and support groups.