Who We Are
The Scleroderma Foundation is a federally qualified 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to serving the needs of the scleroderma community. Our primary goal is to raise funds and awareness for our three-fold mission of support, education and research. All donations are qualified charitable donations to the fullest extent of the law. Our federal tax identification number is 52-1375827. All donations are gratefully accepted.
What is Scleroderma?
Scleroderma, or systemic sclerosis, is a chronic connective tissue disease generally classified as one of the autoimmune rheumatic diseases. The word “scleroderma” comes from two Greek words: “sclero” meaning hard, and “derma” meaning skin. Hardening of the skin is one of the most visible manifestations of the disease.
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- Kids & Teens Program at National Conference:
(National Patient Education Conference, July 27-29)
- What is Pulmonary Rehab?
- "What 'Helper' Items/Tools Do You Use?"
- New Research Award
- Stepping Out with a Team
- Support Groups of Oklahoma
- June is Scleroderma Awareness Month
- Study Participation Opportunity
- Seeking Young Adults with an
Autoimmune Rheumatic Condition
for Research on Fatigue
Click on image above to access our FY 2015-16 Annual Report!