The Gwendolyn Strong Foundation (theGSF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing global awareness of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), the #1 genetic killer of young children, accelerating research focused on ending this cruel disease, and supporting families impacted by SMA and other life-altering conditions. theGSF is an all volunteer organization, meaning 100% of your donation goes toward fulfilling our mission.
If your child has been newly diagnosed with SMA, please click for more information. You have several care and support options and we are here to assist you.Read More >>
Are You a Carrier?
1 in every 40 people unkowingly carry the SMA gene. Most have no family history of the disease and no signs during pregnancy. Find out more about SMA carrier testing.Read More >>