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Historic Donation to the ALS Association

Earlier this week,  the ALS Association announced the largest single gift in our organization’s history -- $58 million! This gift from the late philanthropist Hugh Hoffman will significantly advance promising ALS research and access to ALS patient care. Mr. Hoffman was a Cincinnati native who passed away in March 2023 at the age of 91. When he was 11, he lost his father, Herbert, to ALS. The impact was so great on him that, at the end of his life, he wanted to ensure other families do not lose their loved ones to ALS. This contribution is specifically designated to [...]

2024-02-20T23:14:57+00:00February 20th, 2024|

$1000.00 Donated to ALS Association on “Give To The Max” Day 2023

Today, November 16, 2023, the Michelle Gargaro Foundation announced that it has made a donation in the amount of $1,000.00 to the ALS Association as part of Minnesota’s “Give To The Max” day. The donation is part of the ongoing effort of the foundation to provide support and assistance to the ALS community. The foundation would like to thank all of those who have made donations such as this possible through their support of the Michelle Gargaro Foundation and their participation in our fundraising events.

2023-11-16T15:40:43+00:00November 16th, 2023|

Foundation Makes Donation to the Healy Platform/Mass General ALS Clinic

The Michelle Gargaro Foundation announces that it has made a donation in the amount of $2,000.00 to the Healy Platform/Mass General ALS Clinic. The Healy Platform was launched in July of 2020.  It offers a new and unique trial process designed to accelerate the development of effective treatments for people living with ALS.  This process allows for more than one drug/treatment to be evaluated at the same time, also allowing for the greater sharing and coordination of trial test data and information. Assisting to help in the development of meaningful treatments for ALS is a primary target of support for [...]

2023-10-02T18:39:47+00:00September 29th, 2023|