The Jett Foundation Fighting Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

FDA Approval of eteplirsen, September 19, 2016. This is the first therapy for the treatment of Duchenne granted Accelerated Approval by the FDA.   Click here to learn more.

Thanks to everyone who made our Cooking for a Cause event a huge hit! Your support helps us further research efforts, educate and advocate for our community, and run programs for boys with Duchenne. To donate today, click here.

Save the date! Join us for our annual Golf Classic fundraiser in June, 2017. For more information, click here.

Looking for a team to join or a race to put your New Year’s resolution into action? Join one of our triathlon teams and get ready for 2016! For more information about joining our Tri for Jett or Gals For Cal, click here.

Are you looking for an accessible summer camp option for your child? Camp Promise is our FREE overnight camp for people of all ages with muscular dystrophy and select neuromuscular diseases. For more information, click here.

Save the Date for Jett Foundation’s Fist Annual “Shine a Light on Duchenne” Gala.  Thursday January 26, 2017 To Learn More

Our Mission

The mission of the Jett Foundation is to increase worldwide awareness of Duchenne muscular dystrophy with the purpose of raising and appropriating funds for research that will realize a cure for this fatal disease and programming that will ensure children with Duchenne have the opportunity to enjoy a full life.




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Jett FoundationSaturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 8:45am
Want to participate in the Cohasset Triathlon for free? Jett Foundation will cover your registration fee, each member of our Tri 4 Jett team just needs to raise $250 for our foundation, it's a win-win! Past team members have found this to be a very easy task. Thank you Craig Martin for sponsoring! Message me for details! #tri4jett
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Jett FoundationSaturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 1:30am
Tis the season for giving. We reached a historic moment this year when the FDA approved eteplirsen, but we still need our supporters and our community to ensure that every patient living with Duchenne has access to a safe and effective therapy. Please consider donating here to support our community and our mission.


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Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 5:52am
Free reg for Cohasset Tri if you join our #tri4jett team! Just raise $ for #jettfoundation. Mssg: JettFoundation photo
Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 10:10pm
Consider giving 2 #JettFoundation this holiday season. In 2016 we accomplished a lot, but there is still work to do!


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Upcoming Events

Save the Date – Shine a Light on Duchenne Gala

    Purchase Tickets Click here to download our sponsorship packet. For program book advertisement opportunities, email


Jett Foundation Annual Appeal 2016

November 23, 2016

2016 marked a HUGE victory for the Duchenne community with the FDA approval of the first treatment option for Duchenne.  Thank you for your support over the past 15 years, you helped us reach this historic moment and changed the way that every mom and dad reacts when they hear their child’s diagnosis. We still […]

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