About us

The Vertex Foundation seeks to improve the lives of people with serious diseases and contribute to the communities where Vertex is located through education, innovation and health.


Who we are

Who we are

The Vertex Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 charitable organization established in 2017. It is a separate legal entity from Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated ("Vertex").

The Vertex Foundation is governed by a board of directors consisting of Vertex executives and senior leaders.





Grant Information

The Vertex Foundation makes grants to U.S. 501(c)(3) organizations and equivalent tax-exempt organizations outside the U.S. All funded programs align with the Foundation's focus on education, innovation and health in the communities where Vertex is located.

The Foundation funds projects and organizations with a strong commitment to inclusion, diversity and equity and seeks to promote these values through all of our programs.

The Vertex Foundation is not accepting unsolicited donation requests at this time.