Tanya G. Wood Foundation
Together We Will Find a Cure
Dedicated to the enduring spirit of Tanya Gay Wood
Welcome to the Tanya G. Wood Foundation.
Tanya Gay Wood contracted progressive systemic sclerosis or scleroderma
at the age of fifteen. However, because of her indomitable
spirit, she spent the next twenty-six years of her life learning to live with the disease, while helping others to do the same. Tanya
also supported efforts to find a cure.
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Tanya physically succumbed to the disease on July 27, 2003. Nevertheless, her spirit and the spirits of others, who likewise endured
the challenges of scleroderma, continue to inspire us to help those currently living with the disease and to work for a cure.
Tanya G. Wood Foundation is dedicated to supporting those who are living with scleroderma and to supporting efforts to eradicate the
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