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The NPKUA hosted a national conference in July 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  

The Minnesota PKU Foundation sent several representatives.  For an update on conference highlights see our NPKUA page.

Puttin' for PKU - Save the Date

Support the Minnesota PKU Foundations primary fundraiser by dining, golfing, or volunteering.  The 18-hole golf event will be held on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the Ridges at Sand Creek golf course.  

Money raised by Puttin' for PKU pays for:

  • Phe counting books, cookbooks, calendars, and other supplies provided by the PKU clinic at the Fairview Pediatric Specialty Care, Discovery Clinic at the University of Minnesota;
  • research through the National PKU Alliance and locally into effects of PKU, improved treatments, home phe monitoring device, and a cure for PKU; and
  • PKU family events, travel grants, and educational seminars




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The Foundation would like to assure that our families in Minnesota stay up to date with research, makevel and event grants are available from the Minnesota PKU Foundation

connections with other families, and continue to learn and grow.  As such the Foundation has set up grants for up to $500 to cover travel costs and fees for PKU related events including PKU cooking classes, camps, and national/international conferences.  To apply, open our form, complete, and submit to the Foundation secretary.

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Text MNPKU to 22828 to get started!

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Our Mission:  The Minnesota PKU Foundation is a nonprofit charity established to promote research and the welfare of patients with PKU and their families. The programs and services offered through the Foundation are the result of a very active patient/family constituency and Board of Directors.


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