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The Progeria Research Foundation

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Vision

Our vision is a world in which every child with Progeria is cured.

Mission

To discover treatments and the cure for Progeria and its aging-related disorders, including heart disease.

Vision

Our vision is a world in which every child with Progeria is cured.

Mission

To discover treatments and the cure for Progeria and its aging-related disorders, including heart disease.

News

Sam Berns TEDx Talk Hits 50 Million Views!!

Sam Berns TEDx Talk Hits 50 Million Views!!

Wow – exciting news! Sam Berns’ TEDx talk, ‘My Philosophy for a Happy Life,’ has inspired millions around the world, and today hit a new milestone: 50 million views on TEDx.com alone (with a grand total of 95 million times, including on TED.com).

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Charity Navigator 9 Years in a Row!

Charity Navigator 9 Years in a Row!

We’re thrilled to share that PRF has been awarded the highest 4-star Charity Navigator rating for our 9th straight year! Charity Navigator is the top evaluator of U.S.-based nonprofits, and this coveted 4-star rating is only awarded to 5% of the nonprofits evaluated....

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Get Involved

Our lonafarnib clinical trials enrolled 100 children from 40 different countries to test this now-FDA-approved treatment. Because of your support, these children and young adults are living longer, healthier lives.

About PRF

Your donation helps The Progeria Research Foundation treat children with Progeria today, and cure them in the future.

Meet the Kids

We hope their stories inspire you to support PRF, so those dreams can come true.

Events

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PRF Cure Cup Classic Golf Tournament

May 15, 2023, Ipswich Country Club, Ipswich, MA (details coming soon!)

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PRF Cure Cup Classic Golf Tournament

May 15, 2023, Ipswich Country Club, Ipswich, MA (details coming soon!)