The Malik Attila Cosby Foundation’s mission is to provide support to families in the Washington Metropolitan Area (District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia) with children affected with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, while bringing awareness to the community about this incurable disease.
Our main goal is to continue to help the National Institutes of Health (NIH), John Hopkins Hospital, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C. and Families of SMA obliterate Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
The MAC Foundation, Inc., wants to also help families gain knowledge on how to improve the quality of life for children affected with SMA. While also giving parents and care givers someone to talk to who understands their daily challenges.
To raise public awareness of SMA among political leaders, doctors, etc.
Provide a network and support system for families with children with SMA.
Provide grant money to help families receive equipment not funded by medical insurance such as:
Specialized Car Seats
Modifications to home
Network & Support