Fundraising for Fragile X – Manly Wharf Bridge to Beach

Fundraising for Fragile X – Manly Wharf Bridge to Beach

Fundraise for Fragile X

Fragile X is a genetic condition affecting as many as 90,000 Australians. It can impact whole families. Fragile X syndrome is the leading genetic cause of intellectual disability, and the most common known cause of autism.  Fragile X can also result in a Parkinson’s-like symptoms, and in fertility problems for some women.

Fragile X Association is a small Manly-based charity providing support for children and adults affected by Fragile X across Australia.

Shaw and Partners to Match Donations to $5,000

The Shaw and Partners Foundation has pledged to MATCH, $ for $, the first $5,000 raised! 

If we can raise $5,000 for Fragile X, Shaw and Partners will match it another $5,000! 

Since 2017 Shaw and Partners has matched funds raised for Fragile X through the Manly Wharf Bridge to Beach, and we sincerely appreciate this support.

FX Family Support Counsellor offers specialised and unique support to people who live with Fragile X, and their families and carers. This is offered as counselling, peer connections, information, referrals and advocacy.  Money raised through the Bridge to Beach 2024 will help fund this role.

Help us reach our target of $10,000 for Fragile X!

Donate when entering online or via the MyCause page.

*Donations will be matched to a cap of $5,000.

All donations $2 and over are tax-deductible.

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