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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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eLetter #763; May 18, 2018
  • 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

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