These organizations offer "A Helping Hand" when people need it most for doctor visits, travel expenses, etc.
However, they cannot function without the support of others through cash donations, fund raiser, and much more. So,
whether you are visiting these organizations to help out or need help yourself please keep in mind thee people
who are behind the scenes and give so much of their time to help others when they often need help themselves.
Chiari Fund is a nonprofit organization and shall operate exclusively for charitable purposes Chiari Fundís purpose is to provide financial assistance for
people with Arnold Chiari Malformation and related disorders.
Based upon need and availability of funds, we provide direct financial assistance to those affected by a rare brain disorder called Arnold Chiari Malformation.
We will also provide financial assistance for those affected by related disorders of, but not limited to, Syringomyelia (SM), Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS), and
Tethered Cord. Our means of fundraising are, but not limited to, direct donations, fundraising, and grants.
Our means of financial assistance are helping those in need seek medical attention by paying doctor bills, hospital bills, and other medical related bills.
We will also provide assistance by helping individuals with travel to and from doctors and/or hospitals. Furthermore, those that are in need of assistance in
paying for electricity, water, gas, etc. will receive direct aid. These programs are implemented regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion,
creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. All board members and anyone else that is associated with Chiari Fund
receive no compensation. Our goal is that 95% + is given directly to those in need.