This team of friends and co-workers are TOUGH! Help us reach our 10k goal and join us Sept 30th!!Read More
Here's how you can help:
Your help is pivotal in raising necessary funds and awareness. Every dollar and effort makes a difference in getting closer to our goal–we cannot do this without you.
2 — HOST A FUNDRAISING TEAM/EVENT
Gather friends to raise funds for a local event, or plan your own!
Latest updates from our Blog
Stay current on how Joseph is doing, how the research is progressing, and on the work we are doing at Batten Hope to give Joseph a chance at life.
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The Research Team
As of yet, there is no cure for Batten Disease. However, we have partnered with a team of scientists and doctors at UT Southwestern and Children’s in Dallas, who have made significant progress in development that will enable a potential trial for Joseph’s form of Batten and other neurodegenerative diseases affecting children. We have committed to serving the vision of this team’s work toward realizing gene therapy trials in Dallas, starting with Joseph’s form of Batten.
The Batten Hope Fund of Dallas Foundation
The Dallas Foundation serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy by providing donors with flexible means of making gifts and bequests, the income from which primarily supports the charitable causes of the city and county of Dallas. Batten Hope is a Fund of the Dallas Foundation, allowing charitable donations to be received under their 501(c)(3) status.