donation is sincerely appreciated by not only The Klippel-Trenaunay
Foundation officers but also by the many children, adults
and families that are affected by K-T Syndrome. All
donations will directly benefit patients in one of two
75% of our funds are designated to support research
25% of the funds are allocated to offer patients travel
assistance should there be a need. Considering the rarity
of KTS, only a few hospitals/clinics treat such patients.
The two major hospitals/clinics are Children's Hospital
in Boston, Massachusetts and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester,
Minnesota. With airfare, motel, meals and other travel
related expenses; costs of such visits can create a
heavy financial burden on these patients and families.
Most of these expenses are not covered by insurance
Support the KT Foundation by purchasing the all-new Bobos for KTS!
Visit BobosforKTS.org for more information
Our Board of Directors and officers volunteer their
time and efforts. You can play an equally important
role by choosing to volunteer your time. The plans for
our volunteers are simple and would require very little
of your time. Please contact Mark or Del Metcalf at
to find out how your talents can best be used to help
us solve the puzzle!
make a tax deductible cash donation, please make your
check payable to The KT Foundation, a U.S. 501(c)(3)
tax exempt organization. Your donation can be mailed
P.O. Box 205
Lakeview, North Carolina 28350
or, you may donate online
with a credit card through PayPal:
of securities provide a great opportunity to help support
the Klippel-Trenaunay Foundation while providing you
with a tax deduction for the current, full market value
of the securities. There are three types of securities
that you may donate to the foundation: bonds, mutual
fund shares and publicly traded stock in a corporation.
The K-T Foundation retains the right to immediately
liquidate such securities upon transfer or hold these
securities in its account for future use. If you would
like to donate a gift of securities or need more information
concerning the transfer of securities for the K-T Foundation,
please call Mr. Russell Mansfield, Vice President of
Investments with A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc. at 1-800-753-7220.