We Are Inspired by Our Generous Donors
Who Make It Possible to Continue Our Unique Mission
The Wallace Rheumatic Diseases Foundation is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2012 with the purpose of helping promote research and education on the causes and treatments for rheumatic diseases. At least 90% of all money raised will be spent on specific areas of funding with a focus in the following areas:
Developments in Our Foundation
In May 2012, we received unsolicited donations and a bequest from grateful patients. That’s why we established the Wallace Rheumatic Diseases Foundation (tax ID number 45-5434561 and tax-exempt status granted). Since then, many exciting developments have taken place.
Over the past four years, the foundation has given more than $400,000 to initiatives that have made an impact:
Several developments have also taken place this year that warrant reconsideration and rethinking of our strategic goals:
Dr. Wallace’s research team is at a crossroads, and our strategic goals will focus on the following:
A Message to Our Donors
We have made a lot of progress over the last six months, making 2018 a very productive year for the Wallace Rheumatic Diseases Foundation. Because of your generosity, the following developments have transpired:
Currently on our drawing board is to put together an advisory committee of donors to collect inputs and steer us into a new direction. Also, 90% of all money donated is used for research purposes. On behalf of Dr. Wallace, Dr. Lee, and Jody, we are absolutely proud to have your confidence and support. We will keep you posted!
So far, our donors consist of patients who have the means to provide financial assistance. We are looking to expand our reach so that we can have an even bigger impact. If you want to do something heroic for the community, contact us today.