- Event Time 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
- Event Start Date March 9, 2016
- Event Location 2 West Street
We would like to thank each and every one of you who supported making our first annual FOPAshleysCure event a great success!
Through the support of the construction industry and the help of incredible sponsors including:
- Jay and Sharon Podolsky and family,
- ADCO Electrical Corporation,
- Mark and Rachael First,
- G4 Capital Partners,
- Hellman Electric Corporation,
- Levine Builders,
- Nick and Andrea Patti and family,
- Skanska USA,
- David and Pamela Small,
- Sherwin Williams,
- Von Rohr Equipment Corporation,
- Greg and Lisa Cerchione and family,
- Sciame Construction,
- Chelsea Lighting,
- Gilston Electrical Contracting Corporation,
- Greves family,
- L & L Painting Company,
- Mercury Paint – PPG, NY Electrical Contractors Association,
- Riverso Associates, Inc.,
- Tishman Construction Corporation, and
- WDF, Inc.
as well as the tremendous kindness of friends and family, Finding A Cure grossed nearly $500,000 in donations.
The FOPAshleysCure event was recognized in the 2016 IFOPA Newsletter, which described our successful event: IFOPA Newsletter
In addition, the contributions to the Ashley Martucci Fund for FOP Research were acknowledged in the University of Pennsylvania Twenty-Fifth Annual Report of the Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Collaborative Research Project publication: The Twenty-Fifth 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 9, 2016
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: Ian Cali
Music: Lynn Portas- Composer, Vocalist, Pianist
Guest Speaker Dr Frederick S. Kaplan, M.D.
Frederick S. Kaplan, M.D. is 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. See more HERE.