Varsovia challenge

Buying your kilometer you will come along with Irai and more children like her to Varsovia, where they will be able to access to a gene therapy treatment to fight against their rare disease. Please, join Fundación Columbus challenge by getting your kilometers and let’s make the cure a reality.

  / 2847 km donated.

Areas of action

At the Fundación Columbus, we strive to contribute to the progress of society, promoting and disseminating culture and science while driving social initiatives to help those most in need.


To facilitate the access to more advanced and effective therapies for those who most need them, in order to attain increased hope and an improved quality of life.



To promote musical culture as a tool for personal development and social cohesion.



To drive Spanish scientific innovation to obtain new and more effective treatments, which have a real impact.

Irai: the girl who was born twice

Irai is one of the 150 patients affected worldwide by Aromatic Amino Acid Decarboxylase deficiency –AADC deficiency– also known as juvenile Parkinson’s. A disease that, until now, had no cure. However, gene therapy is changing the history.



Benefit concert at the Prado National Museum

Room “Las Meninas”
December 11, 2019, at 8:30 p.m.
All tickets are sold for the charity gala, but you can collaborate with ROW 0.