Welcome to the Bailey Baio Angel Foundation!
We invite you to join us on our mission to provide food, vitamin and emotional support to families affected by
Glutaric Aciduria Type 1 and other Organic Acidemias. Our site will allow you to learn more about GA-1, OAs and
expanded newborn screening as well as learn how you can support BBAF and our Angels.
Who are we and who do we help?
Meet our BBAF Angels
What are OAs, GA-1 & ENBS?
Support our organization
To create, promote and facilitate legislation which will mandate this comprehensive newborn screening for all fifty states; and
To raise funds through promotional activities and sales to support children and families affected with GA1 and other OA’s (organic acidemia metabolic disorders) through the creation of provisional support programs, including food, vitamin and emotional support efforts. With the costs of all these important areas of treatment so exorbitant, it is imperative that insurance companies supply these families with supplements and support they need to live relatively normal lives.
Below you will find some of our most commonly asked questions. Don’t see your question?
Please don’t hesitate to contact us! Click here to send us an email and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.
Who are the children that BBAF supports?
BBAF supports children with Glutaric Acidemia Type-1 (GA-1) and other Organic Acidemia (OAs) metabolic conditions. Many of these conditions are detectable through newborn screening (ENBS), and the early diagnosis can save lives. You can learn more about GA-1, OAs, and ENBS by clicking here. To meet some of our BBAF Angels, please click here.
How can I help?
There are a number of ways to help BBAF and its families. Monetary donations allow us to support our Mission. There are also opportunities for volunteering and sponsoring families. There are also sometimes events and fundraisers that allow for item donation with sales benefitting our BBAF Angel families.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes. BBAF is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit. Our non-profit Tax ID is 26-3316634.