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Welcome to Menkes Foundation UK



Offering help, advice and support to the families and friends of those affected by Menkes Disease.

Latest News
The Color Run 5K 2017.

Devon Hart and friends will be taking part in The Color Run 5K 2017 this coming June (11th) to help raise funds for, and awareness of Menkes Disease. The Color Run is the largest 5K Color fun run in the world and celebrates healthiness, happiness and friendship. Learn more at

To help with their fundraising efforts, the group have set up a Just Giving page where donations can be made. For more information or to make a donation, please visit

12 Races in 12 Months - A personal pledge.

Scott Williams has made a personal pledge to raise awareness and funds for Menkes Foundation UK by taking on 12 gruelling races over the next 12 months. Starting off with the Milford Mash Up 10k run on October 17th, followed by the Wildest Peaks 10k Trail Run  on November 20th and the Sneyd 10 mile Pudding Run on December 11th, Scott plans to complete his pledge in September 2017 where he will compete in an Olympic length Triathlon. We would like to take this opportunity to wish Scott the very best of luck and offer him our sincere appreciation for what he is about to embark upon.

Please keep up to date with all the latest developments and donate generously through Scotts Just Giving page at:-

2016 Autumn Fete - A heart-felt thank you.

We would like to take this opportunity to say a heart-felt thank you to everyone who helped make our Autumn Fete at Bradley Village Hall a great success. Thank you to everyone who donated prizes for our raffle and tombola, and to everyone of you who gave up your time to help out on the day. Finally, thank you to everyone who attended and helped us raise 2,120 for Menkes Foundation UK. Pictures from the fete can be viewed here.

Menkes Foundation UK Pin Badges Now Available.

We are pleased to announce that we now have these fantastic pin badges for sale at just 2.00 each with ALL proceeds going directly to our charity.

If you would like to purchase a pin badge and show your support for Menkes Foundation UK, please email us at


Donations from have contributed another 300 to the charity this year. This is an easy way to raise money for the charity simply by changing your online shopping habits. Please click here to learn more.


The Menkes Foundation UK was formed because as a family, we have been directly affected by this rare metabolic... read more


Menkes Disease (MNK), also commonly known as Menkes Syndrome, Copper Transport Disease and Steely Hair... read more


At this current moment in time, there is unfortunately no known medical cure for those suffering from Menkes Disease... read more


Keep up-to-date with all of our up and coming fundraising events and activities and take a look back at some... read more




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