My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Conejo Valley Senior Concerns, Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
I've always wanted to volunteer for a Meals of Wheels program. I am so happy that Senior Concerns is the organization that coordinates this very important program. Scott Porter is my direct contact and I find him to be very organized and easy to work with. First hand I know that my group of Seniors depend on this vital resource. It is also a good way to check in on them on a daily basis.
Review for Lam Foundation, Cincinnati, OH, USA
As a LAM patient, The LAM Foundation has provided me with a well balanced and well researched forum to get the answers I need about this very mysterious disease.
It is run by compassionate and hard working people who understand the seriousness of LAM and have dedicated themselves to finding the cure, if not theraputics, to prolong lives and imrove quality of life for us small group of women .
The team of Doctors and Scientists associated the TLF have delivered 3 major discoveries in a short period of time:
1) The genetic mutation responsible for LAM - which in turn opened the door to theraputics such as:
2) Sirolimus - The first approved drug that seems to stall progression
3) A non-evasive blood test to confirm LAM called VEGF-D
I will forever be grateful to all the love and commitment that comes from the Foundation. They are the best resource for LAM info.