News and announcements
The Vertex Foundation Scholarship Program is accepting applications until February 3, 2023. The scholarship helps people with cystic fibrosis (CF) and their families in the U.S. and Canada pursue two-year, three-year, four-year or graduate degrees.
When a child is living with a serious illness, it impacts the whole family. So, it is a joy to support unique summer camp experiences that are dedicated to the siblings of children with serious illnesses. SeriousFun Children's Network camps help children and their families reach beyond illness to discover joy, confidence and possibilities. The Vertex Foundation has supported camps since 2019.
Giving back is part of our culture, so much so that we say it’s in our DNA. Vertex’s 14th annual Global Day of Service was our most impactful to date, with 57% employee participation across 20 countries and more than 6,000 hours of service contributed to our communities.
The Vertex Foundation is expanding our partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities to build new spaces for families in Spain, Germany and Italy; providing meal programs in Sweden; and supporting Ukrainian families.
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and the learning losses that happened as a result, the work being done by City Year to support students and teachers has become more important than ever.
Natural disasters impact hundreds of millions of people every year and claim the lives of nearly 100,000 people annually around the world. This create…