Message from the Founder
Paul, Hawken and Debra Miller.
Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to share our gratitude for everyone who is helping to make a difference in the lives of boys who have Duchenne. I want to give a heartfelt thank you to:
Boys and young men with Duchenne. You are a blessing in our lives and an inspiration to others. Thank you for having a positive attitude in the face of daily challenges of living with Duchenne. You give us joy and remind us how every moment of life is precious.
Duchenne parents and families. Our lives all changed when our sons’ were diagnosed with Duchenne. It is a journey we didn’t expect but we have embraced. Thanks to all parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, brothers and sisters, and caretakers for all your support.
Boys who are participating in clinical trials. We are grateful for your contribution to helping to find a cure for Duchenne. Thank you for the sacrifices you and your family have made to help boys around the world. Each step moves us closer to a cure.
Pharmaceutical/biotech companies and academic institutions conducting Duchenne research. Thank you for focusing on rare diseases. The Duchenne community is grateful for every promising treatment. Please continue to pursue every avenue until there is a cure for all our sons with Duchenne.
CureDuchenne Scientific Advisory Board. We appreciate the time and talent of our Scientific Advisory Board. Thank you for sharing your expertise and dedication to help finding a cure for Duchenne.
CureDuchenne Board of Directors. Thank you for your contributions to CureDuchenne. We are grateful for your guidance and support.
Corporate sponsors. Thank you to all our sponsors. Your support has helped us create successful events across the country. Corporate dollars allows us to leverage the amount raised at each event to enable us to fund more research to find a cure for Duchenne.
CureDuchenne Champions. We are blessed to have top-notch celebrities and athletes who have supported CureDuchenne. Thank you for lending your name and star power to help increase awareness of Duchenne. A big shout out to Clay Matthews, Scott Niedermayer, Ryan Getzlaf, Mack and Sally Brown, Vince Young, Rocket Ismail, Fergie and Josh Duhamel.
Donors. Thank you to everyone who has made a donation to CureDuchenne. Every dollar makes a difference. With your support, we will continue to fund research until there is a cure for Duchenne. Thank you for giving us an opportunity to move research from proof of concept into clinical trials as quickly as possible.
All of us at CureDuchenne wish you and your family a happy Thanksgiving. Together, we can CureDuchenne.
Founder and CEO