Built Jobsite BBQ Raising Funds for Fragile X Research

Built Jobsite BBQ Raising Funds for Fragile X Research

Jason, a Built employee, worked with his team to host a BBQ at one of their construction sites to benefit FRAXA Research Foundation. Built, one of Australia’s largest private construction groups, has a reputation for being client focused. Their personal touch extends not only to their clients but to their employees, too, as Jason and Belinda D’Amico experienced personally after their boys, Jaxson and Alex, were diagnosed with Fragile X syndrome.

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Patrick’s PALS Still Shined Strong Even in the Face of COVID

Patrick’s PALS Still Shined Strong Even in the Face of COVID

Patrick’s PALS 25th Annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament & Fundraiser was once again relegated to “Fundraiser Only” status in 2021. BUT, and it’s a BIG but, the spirit, generosity and devotion of so many to this event still shined through. Over $140,000 was raised through a mail campaign, all of it of course going to FRAXA to continue to advance research that will someday lead to effective treatments and ultimately a cure.

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7th Annual 5K Walk for Fragile X in NH Raises Over $3200 For Fragile X Research

7th Annual 5K Walk for Fragile X in NH Raises Over $3200 For Fragile X Research

Derry, New Hampshire served as the picturesque location for the 7th Annual 5K Walk for Fragile X syndrome and Raffles to support FRAXA Research Foundation. On September 12, 2021, around 50 individuals came together to show their support and make a difference in the lives of those with Fragile X syndrome. This year’s walk, which included raffle drawings with baskets and gift cards thanks to the generosity of local businesses and friends, raised over $3,200 for FRAXA to support the funding of effective treatments and ultimately a cure for Fragile X.

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Sincere Gratitude for a Successful #GivingTuesday 2020

Sincere Gratitude for a Successful #GivingTuesday 2020

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you. In a year filled with so much uncertainty, you truly rose to the occasion. From creating Facebook fundraisers to sharing why you give back, each one of you made a difference. With the help of our dedicated supporters and gifts from over 150 amazing donors, FRAXA Research Foundation raised $70,047 on #GivingTuesday.

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22 Landmarks Lit up Teal for Fragile X Awareness Day

22 Landmarks Lit up Teal for Fragile X Awareness Day

Last year, Niagara Falls was the one and only landmark lit up teal for Fragile X Awareness Day. This year, it was 1 of more than 20! On July 22, to mark Fragile X Awareness Day, buildings, bridges, monuments, and neighborhoods across the land were illuminated in FRAXA’s signature teal. Lighting Up Teal for Fragile X was the result of work of a team of passionate FRAXA volunteers.

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