"Ella is so charming and brave. I hope progress can be made to help her and others with NM. "
Sign up as a fundraiser and to join Team AFBS at the Eversource Hartford Marathon on October 12, 2019. Your participation will support A Foundation Building Strength (AFBS), with the mission to find treatments, and ultimately a cure, for Nemaline Myopathy (NM).
NM is a group of neuromuscular disorders that cause muscle weakness of varying severity. Many people with NM can’t breathe, swallow, speak, or walk on their own. AFBS was founded in 2008 and is the only organization in the world solely focused on NM.