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Madisons Foundation - Moms And Dads In Search Of Needed Support


We are the only website in the world that connects parents whose children have the same rare disease. We understand how important it is to have access to medical information and to get in touch with other parents dealing with your same issues.



Ms. Smith Goes To Washington

LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC DATE: September, 23, 2011 -- Marcy Smith, founder of Madisons Foundation, addresses a press conference as part of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month on Friday, September 23rd at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center in Washington D.C. CREDIT: Jay Premack/Hyundai Hope on Wheels Jay Premack, All Rights Reserved


Ms. Smith Goes To Washington-Video

Watch the video of Marcy speaking in Washington at the 2011 Childhood Cancer Summit, Washington D.C.

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CoRDS Logo

Here at Sanford Research, we are committed to finding cures and advancing therapies into rare diseases. To further this mission, we established the Coordination of Rare Diseases at Sanford (CoRDS) – a national rare disease registry designed to accelerate research into these rare conditions.

m-Power® Database

Empower yourself with knowledge about your child's rare disease. Together with a team of medical specialists, we have created a library of rare pediatric disease write-ups. We compile and post current medical facts, information, support groups, and web links to explore.



Tom Hanks Greeting

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Come ready for a raucous good time AND support MADISONS Foundation!
Legendary Bingo is a not-to-miss LA experience.
$20 suggested donation at the door buys you all the bingo cards you need!
Arrive by 7:30 pm for the best seats; bingo starts at 8.
Bring anyone and everyone you know that wants to have some great laughs!
If you have a party of 10 or more, call Hamburger Mary's (323-654-8275) for reservations.
Legendary Bingo for MADISONS Foundation is:
June 8, 2014 at 8:p.m.

Hamburger Mary's
8288 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
P:  323-654-3800

Chronic Complex Diseases of Childhood

Marcy Smith's mission to educate parents about their child's rare disease, inspired us to create a text book dedicated solely to the care of children with complex and chronic diseases.


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Our Mission

Madisons Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality and quantity of information available to parents of children with rare, life-threatening diseases, and to facilitating effective communication among parents, physicians and medical experts through:

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