Our Mission
Close to a Cure, a fund within the Foundation for the Carolinas, is committed to finding a cure for Parkinson's Disease by funding specific research initiatives at Duke, Emory, and other leading medical centers.

Our Fund
Close to a Cure was established by the families and friends of Katherine Deaton and Andy Salisbury, young onset victims of Parkinson's Disease. The Fund is administered by the Foundation of the Carolinas, a community foundation based in Charlotte, North Carolina, that ranks 33rd out of the more than 650 community foundations nationwide. It has assets of over $250 million.

Close To A Cure
P.O. Box 35415
Charlotte, N.C. 28234
888-849-CTAC (2822)