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Friends of the Waisman Center

Who are the Friends:

Click to donate nowFounded in 1975, the Friends of the Waisman Center is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that supports the center’s research, training, service, and outreach missions through:

  • fundraising
  • volunteer efforts
  • community outreach

How do the Friends Help:The Friends raise awareness and support for the Waisman Center through three community fundraisers: a spring benefit, a golf outing, and the Waisman Whirl 10K/5K/1M Run, Walk & Roll for All Abilities.