Mission: The mission of the global foundation for peroxisomal disorders is to help children and families faced with a peroxisome biogenesis disorder-zellweger spectrum disorder (pbd-zsd) diagnosis and to assist family members and professionals through educational programs, research, and support services.
Programs: 2014 gfpd scientific symposium- gathering of scientists and physicians to discuss treatments for pbd-zsd.
family support services- included grants for travel expenses for families to travel to omaha, nebraska to take part in clinical trial of the fda approved drug betaine.
medical and scientific research grants
equipment exchange program- provided shipping costs for families exchanging medical equipment
miscellaneous expenses: advertising, office expenses, information technology, insurance, and fundraising expenses