The Matty Fund Aka Matthew Siravo Memorial Fundation, Inc.
Rating: 5 stars 31 reviews
Issues: Health, Philanthropy
Location: PO Box 5300 Wakefield RI 02880 USA
Filter Reviews by Role
Promote This Nonprofit
The Matty Fund impacts the lives of patients with seizures both on the local and the national level. The fund's programs provide resources and outreaches to patients with seizures and families providing education on diagnosis, treatment and quality of life issues. Through the foundation's research initiative, seed fund grants allow important work in the pilot stages to be carried out in the critical initial phases. Collaboration with Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital basic and clinician neuroscientists also allows mentoring and training of the next generation of researchers. Research sponsored by the Matty Fund has been published in national neurologic journals. The Matty Fund's effect is far reaching, from community to the laboratory, improving the lives of patients with seizures and their families.
How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?
How much of an impact do you think this organization has?
Will you recommend this organization to others?
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
I am so proud to be a member of the Matty Fund staff. The devotion that the Siravo's have to the foundation's mission and their desire to help others in memory of their son Matty is reflected in all that they do to "put smiles on the faces of children with epilepsy".
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
By attending and being a part of many Resource Center events and programs.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...