Thank you to the many faces and families who have chosen to share their stories and fundraise for their rare subtype of CMT.
Please browse their stories
below and help their cause.
On Tuesday, September 17th 2013, the world changed for the better – just a little bit. It was the day that Bernadette, the first full-length documentary on Charcot Marie Tooth disease, was released.
CMT4 (GDAP) Gene Therapy Research Program
Grace’s Courage Crusade
A passionate mission of the Sidoti/Caldarone family to support those living with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, which affects Marybeth Caldarone and her daughter Grace, who has CMT2A.
Iris Adler's H.E.L.P. Fund
Iris started this fund (Help Elliot Live Proud) after her grandson Elliot was diagnosed with CMT2A.
James has an extremely rare genetic mutation of the CNTNAP1 gene. James is unable to move like a “normal” child and is unable to use his voice. There is no cure.
Westerkamp Family's HNPP Fund
Michiel (dad) and Andy (son) Westerkamp both have HNPP and own Real Isolates, a leader in the cannabinoid industry.
Read about how this CMT patient endured seven surgeries over the past dozen years to cope with the effects of CMT.
As a little girl, growing up with Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT), Wendy Lowe spent a lot of time in the hospital.
Learn more from orthopedic surgeon Glenn Pfeffer, MD about surgery and CMT patients.
A recent article in More magazine featured the story of Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation president Allison Moore and her experiences living with Charcot-Marie-Tooth.
This CMT patient has worked with thousands of CMT families and draws her knowledge from past and present experiences.