Action Medical Research has been funding medical breakthroughs for over 70 years. We have helped to beat polio, fight meningitis, prevent stillbirths and develop ultrasound scanning in pregnancy, helping to save thousands of children’s lives and change many more. Today we continue to tackle the challenges disease and disability present by funding high quality research and some amazing research projects across the UK to save and change children’s lives. Research that could lead to new treatments, cures and medical breakthrough for children fighting a rare disease.
Qhubeka is a global charity that moves people forward with bicycles in Africa. People earn bicycles through our programs, improving their access to schools, clinics and jobs. A bicycle is a tool that helps people to travel faster and further, to generate income and to carry more. In the face of extreme and persistent poverty, bicycles can change lives by helping to address socioeconomic challenges at the most basic level – helping people to get where they need to go.
Global Genes connects, empowers and inspires the rare disease community. At Global Genes, we’re guided by our values – we call them our passion. Our team is united by our determination to support the rare disease community and provide what patients and advocates need to take action and thrive. We envision a globally connected community equipped to eliminate the challenges of rare disease.