The Little Zebra Fund provides universal access to clinical genetic testing by eliminating financial obstacles.
Most requests for insurance authorization of genetic testing are denied or only partially covered
Families may be left responsible for up to thousands of dollars
Access to diagnostic testing is limited to those who can afford it
Families are waiting months to years to receive a diagnosis
Patients are denied timely access to a targeted & focused care plan
Providers are spending countless hours fighting insurance companies for test authorization
Without a diagnosis, patients cannot benefit from the life-changing outcomes listed below. Your donation will help make these powerful impacts a reality for someone today!
Targeted & cost-effective care
Prevention of/screening for future complications
Increased access to services & supplies
Identification of other affected family members
Helping families connect through diagnosis-specific groups around the world
In some instances, a specific treatment or cure
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100% of donated funds will go directly toward the cost of genetic testing and necessary operating costs, including the vital support of our fiscal sponsor, the San Francisco Public Health Foundation.