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 FoundationTuesday, January 24th, 2017 at 5:30am

The Jett Giving Fund will benefit families in the Duchenne community who need expensive medical equipment!

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Jett FoundationMonday, January 23rd, 2017 at 11:21pm
It's official - the Jett Gala is SOLD OUT! We are thrilled with this overwhelming show of support - this is going to be a wonderful night as we #ShineaLightonDuhcenne


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Save the Date – Shine a Light on Duchenne Gala

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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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