As a member of The Purple Circle—Cure SMA’s giving society—you are helping to lead Cure SMA’s mission to fund critical SMA research and community support programs.

About The Purple Circle

Founded in April 2021, The Purple Circle is comprised of donors who support Cure SMA with gifts totaling $1,000 or more. Cure SMA’s annual giving cycle operates concurrent to our fiscal year (July 1-June 30). As a member of The Purple Circle, you are helping Cure SMA accelerate progress in research and build a stronger future for people with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).

Benefits for our current giving levels are outlined below.

$10,000+

  • Welcome letter from Kenneth Hobby, President of Cure SMA, and a welcome call from a member of Cure SMA Leadership.

  • Exclusive quarterly newsletter providing updates from strategic areas of focus, such as research, clinical care, community support, and advocacy.

  • Bi-annual, personal update on organization’s progress from member of Cure SMA Leadership.

  • One (1) free Cure SMA merchandise item of your choice, plus 10% discount on additional merchandise.

  • Your name listed on The Purple Circle donor honor roll below.

$1,000 – $9,999

  • Welcome letter from Kenneth Hobby, President of Cure SMA.

  • Exclusive quarterly newsletter providing updates from strategic areas of focus, such as research, clinical care, community support, and advocacy.

  • 10% discount on Cure SMA merchandise.

  • Your name listed on The Purple Circle donor honor roll below.

If you have any questions about The Purple Circle, your donation, or looking for other ways to get involved, please email [email protected].

Looking to become a member of The Purple Circle?

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The Purple Circle Spotlight

“I know that donating to Cure SMA makes an incredible difference in the lives of those with SMA and their families because donations go directly to SMA research and community support programs.”

~ Don Reynolds

The Purple Circle Honor Roll

$10,000+

  • Dorothy Anton
  • Jackie Leedle
  • Brigette Poublon
  • Glen Shier
  • Kevin and Lauren Sullivan

$1,000 – $9,999

  • William Abraham
  • Benjamin Abruzzo
  • Robin Annette
  • Carrie Ashley
  • Kavitha Balakrishnan
  • Andrew Beaman
  • Maureen and William Bell
  • Elisa Belsten
  • Lauren Benz
  • Sean Berry
  • Ethan Bessey
  • Noel Bisges
  • Hollis and Gail Brown
  • Bonnie Bunch
  • Richard Byrd
  • John Capitanio
  • Dave Cederlund
  • Mary Lou Chance
  • Steven Chiodo
  • Ashton Clayton
  • Jim Close
  • Carol Corliss
  • Lydell Collier
  • James Dawson
  • Cecilia Alves De Freitas
  • Sally Evans
  • Lisa Fahey
  • Judith Farrell
  • Josh Fernandez
  • Jo Fischer
  • Melissa Garrity
  • Nieves Gomez
  • Robert Graham
  • Marcy Greenfield
  • Karen Hale
  • Bob and Lore Hall
  • Andrew Harper
  • Marnie Harris
  • Allyson Henkel
  • Denise Johns
  • Amy Jordan
  • Connie Kaplan
  • Kathryn S. and Peter S. Kim
  • Christopher Kirt
  • Franklin Kliewer
  • William Lam
  • Paula Lavigne
  • Edmund Lee
  • Jennifer Livingston
  • George Longstreth
  • Steve Lorenzen
  • Jennifer Male
  • Brady Martin
  • Justin Matthews
  • Hank Mayer
  • Oscar Mayer
  • Tasha McVeigh
  • Jeff Mitchell
  • Gillian Mullins
  • Thomas Murray
  • Maria Nielson
  • Thad Owings, III
  • William Petrangelo
  • Jo-Ann Perfido
  • Timothy Plant
  • Adi and Shaina Rappoport
  • Edward Rudshtein
  • Stefanie Sanborn
  • Lynne Sandman
  • Joseph Scully
  • Kathie Shetler
  • Marci Silverman
  • Patrick and Liz Sireta
  • Maria Skokna
  • Barbara Smith-White
  • Charles Spillane
  • Suzanne van Landingham
  • Reeves Westbrook
  • John and Cindy Whitley
  • Catherine Winkler
  • Robert Wright
  • Leah Young
  • George Zettlemoyer