Thanks to your help - we met our '$10,000
Matching Funds' Challenge!
However we still need your donations to keep the research going... click on the link below to make
your secure credit card donation.
All donations are tax deductible
to the full extent of the law.
Your donation may be made in honor, celebration, or memory. The
recipient will receive a personalized card acknowledging your
We need your help
- finding a cure for Canavan disease was once
thought to be impossible. Now, because of your
donations, these precious children finally have a chance for a future.
Please help us keep hope and the children alive. The innocent smiling
faces on our website represent all the children who are battling
As a rare disease, Canavan receives limited
government funding, and we rely on private donations to support
life-saving medical research. Developing a cure and treatment for Canavan
disease has the potential to help millions of people, young and old. The benefits of supporting
research to cure and treat Canavan disease can also impact the
treatment of other neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson's,
Alzheimer's, Multiple Sclerosis, ALS, Tay-Sachs, and stroke.
We are a nonprofit 501(c)(3)
public charity, all volunteer organization and virtually every penny
donated goes directly to support life saving research. As a public charity we qualify for
company matched funds and private grants. If you write in our name
and address on United Way forms, your contribution will be directed to
Without continued funding, the
crucial research to treat and cure Canavan disease cannot
continue...and these children do not have the luxury of time.
Because Canavan is a fatal progressive disease,
these young victims are losing ground everyday. That is why we need
your help now!
CANAVAN RESEARCH ILLINOIS1-800-833-2194
PO BOX 5823
BUFFALO GROVE, IL 60089
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