Jett Foundation is feeling all the love - thank you to everyone who snapped, tagged, shared and donated as part of #HugsforDuchenne! Our September-long campaign to collect #HugsForDuchenne generated nearly 1,000 hugs on Instagram, Twitter, and hugfunders.com. Thank you to our generous #HugsforDuchenne sponsors - ICUC Social, Wahlburgers, Novara, Abby Park, and Station Eight who donated dollars to match our hugs and help keep kids and young people affected by Duchenne walking, skipping, jumping, breathing, hugging, and living longer.
Many of our #huggers put their money where their hugs were and donated to our campaign- thank you to our #HugsForDuchenne Hero Club members:
Sandra Katzin and her hero Ethan
Jean McSherry and her hero Jett
Michelle O’Connell in honor of Jack and Ryan
Krista Ward in honor of Landon
Paula Caruthers in honor of Landon
Donna Perkins in honor of Landon
Melissa Cornelia in honor of Landon
Cornelia Wilson in honor of Landon
Marlene Temple in honor of Landon
Darlene Ginnett in honor of Donovan
Virginia Young in honor of Donovan
Although September is over, Jett Foundation continues to enrich the everyday lives of children and young adults with Duchenne through direct service, education, and advocacy that provides transformative summer camp experiences, alleviates the financial burden of accessibility equipment, and provides empowering educational resources that prepares patients and families can be their own best advocates. Jett Foundation exists to serve the Duchenne and neuromuscular community and to meet unmet needs of affected families, follow our work and stay up to the date on latest news in Duchenne by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.