About

Founded in memory of Aileen DeCastro Colorado, the Colorado Fund for Muscular Dystrophy’s mission is to increase quality of life for persons with muscular dystrophy. We provide financial assistance for activities, educational programs, events, and technology that support, or lead to the support, of persons with muscular dystrophy and their families.
The Colorado Fund for Muscular Dystrophy is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, 1986, or the corresponding provision of any future federal law. Such purposes include but are not limited to:
  • raising funds to be used for financial support of activities, programs, and events  that will increase the quality of life for persons with Muscular Dystrophy.
  • increasing awareness of Muscular Dystrophy by educating the global community
  • giving financial assistance in the form of grants and scholarships to persons with Muscular Dystrophy so that they can participate in activities, programs, and events leading to an increase in their quality of life.
  • giving financial assistance in the form of grants and scholarships to persons seeking education and training in jobs and careers that will lead to the aid of persons with Muscular Dystrophy, and thus, increasing their quality of life.
  • giving financial assistance in the form of grants for the purpose of assistive technology, medical equipment, and other equipment needed to support persons with muscular dystrophy.

Officers

President
Jozenia Colorado-Resa
Vice President
Steven Casupanan
Secretary
Maria-Dolores Dodd
Treasurer
Stephanie Colorado