- Event Time 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
- Event Start Date March 29, 2017
Finding A Cure, 2nd Annual FOP Charitable Event
We would like to thank each and every one of you who supported making our Second Annual event a great success!
Through the support of the construction industry and the help of incredible sponsors including:
- Segal Family Foundation
- Bill and Hillary Weldon and family
- Sherwin Williams
- Jay and Sharon Podolsky and Family
- Nick and Andrea Patti and Family – Patti Fireproofing
- AECOM – Tishman
- Mark and Rachael First
- Levine Builders
- David and Pamela Small
- WWC Contracting
- Christopher Carroll – CMK
- G4 Capital Partners
- Gilston Electrical Contracting
- Lisa and Gregg Greves and Family
- L & L Painting
- Skanska USA
- Mintz and Gold LLP
- New York Structural Steel Painting Contractor’s Association
- Von Rohr Equipment Corp.
as well as the tremendous kindness of friends and family, the Second Annual Finding A Cure event grossed nearly $500,000 in donations.
The event was recognized in a 2017 IFOPA Newsletter, which described our successful event.
In addition, the contributions to the Ashley Martucci Fund for FOP Research were acknowledged in the University of Pennsylvania Twenty-Sixth Annual Report of the Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Collaborative Research Project publication: The Twenty-Sixth Annual Report of the Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Collaborative Research Project
FOP Ashley’s Cure is dedicated to improving lives by helping to find a cure for FOP. We make a difference by supporting FOP research and by creating awareness of FOP. Our team of friends, family, and organizational partners work together to accomplish our mission through fundraising, education, and caring.
March 29th, 2017
Ritz Carlton New York, Battery Park
Master of Ceremonies: Rod Gilbert – former New York Ranger and Hockey Hall of Fame
Guest Speaker: Frederick S. Kaplan, M.D. – The Isaac & Rose Nassau Professor of Orthopaedic Molecular Medicine and Chief of the Division of Molecular Orthopaedic Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
FOP Community Guest Speaker: Whitney Weldon
Music: Lynn Portas- Composer, Vocalist, Pianist