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Aileen Carlos Joins the Board of Directors

Aileen Carlos Joins the Board of Directors

Apr 20th, 2018

We are very pleased to welcome friend and supporter Aileen Carlos to the Board of Directors. Aileen is a lawyer based in Portland, Ore.

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2018 Amy Winn & Christopher T. Byrd Award for Adults with Fanconi Anemia

Now Accepting Applications for the 2018 Amy Winn & Christopher T. Byrd Award for Adults with Fanconi Anemia

Apr 18th, 2018

This $5,000 award is given annually to someone who, like Chris and Amy, is striving to make a difference and has set high goals for him/herself. Does this sound like you?

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19th Annual Concert & Wine Raises $22,000

19th Annual Concert & Wine Raises $22,000

Apr 12th, 2018

FARF friend and board member Sharon Schuman held her annual concert and wine benefit for FA research on April 8 in Eugene, Ore. FARF co-founder Lynn Frohnmayer spoke about the future of FA research.

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First Joel Walker Scientific Meeting Scheduled for April 9, 2018

First Joel Walker Scientific Meeting Scheduled for April 9, 2018

Feb 1st, 2018

Dr. Robert Ferris of the University of Pittsburgh will chair the meeting of 20+ head and neck experts from around the world.

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Orion Marx Joins the Board of Directors

Orion Marx Joins the Board of Directors

Dec 15th, 2017

We are pleased to welcome longtime FARF supporter and FA parent Orion Marx to the Board of Directors.

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Fanconi Anemia Research Fund Receives Grant to Expand Development Program

FARF Receives Grant

Dec 1st, 2017

The grant will allow FARF to generate greater income to support its mission to find effective treatments and a cure for FA and to provide education and support services to affected families worldwide.

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