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Huntington's Disease Society of America

MISSION

The Huntington's Disease Society of America is the premier nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by Huntington’s disease. From community services and education to advocacy and research, HDSA is the world’s leader in providing help for today and hope for tomorrow for people with Huntington’s disease and their families.

HDSA's network of chapters, affiliates, HDSA Centers of Excellence, social workers and support groups provides a seamless connection for help, education and outreach to HD families and health care professionals across the United States.

WHERE YOUR SUPPORT GOES

HDSA currently has 54 volunteer led Chapters and Affiliates across the United States with its headquarters in New York City. Chapters and Affiliates are tasked with organizing grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives in their local communities to support HDSA's mission.

THE RESULTS

HDSA's signature fundraising campaign is the Team Hope Walk program. Since its inception in 2007, Team Hope Walks have occurred in over 100 different cities and have raised over $4 million for HDSA. Celebration of Hope events are planned in over 20 communities along with nearly 300 annual fundraising and educational events raising millions of dollars across the country.