Jasper, photo contest winnerIsabella, age 5, and Tommy, age 2, have fragile XPatrick's Pals raise funds for Fragile X SyndromeRon, Niklas, and Amy Watkins host the annual Fall X Ball

2015 Research Awards are here

12 projects have been funded. Click image to browse.

Bruins support Fragile X Research!

Help FRAXA fund research by hosting a fundraiser! Click image for information.

Congratulations to Patrick's PALS

Patrick Vershbow's mom and dad and friends hosted the 19th tournament. They have reached their goal! Photos and details coming soon...

Clinical Trials

Are you interested in joining a study of a new medicine for Fragile X?
Would you like to connect with families near you? FRAXA chapters are here.

What's Fragile X?

Fragile X Syndrome is the most common inherited cause of autism and intellectual disabilities. The cause: one gene. Fragile X - ReadMore

Toward a Cure

Clinical trials of new treatments are happening now! People with Fragile X Syndrome have options. More treatment approaches are in the pipeline.Toward a Cure - ReadMore
FRAXA is a 501c3 nonprofit founded by parents. Our mission: to find effective treatments and a cure for Fragile X. FRAXA funds researchers worldwide. Fragile X, FRAXA - Read More

Our Track Record

FRAXA 2013 spending on programs (Research and Education) was 93%, with just 7% spent on overhead (Fundraising and Management).
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When you donate to FRAXA, 93 cents of every dollar goes to research and education. FRAXA is top rated by great nonprofits
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