Curing the 2020
Bitterness and Sadness
with “Sweetness and Laughter”
Virtual Gala Mini-Series

Please join us for fast-paced multimedia engagements over the next few months to see the updates in research and treatments, genetic screening, and nursing student education. Enjoy inspiring personal stories, the “See the Light” Award honorees, and light-hearted entertainment!

First Mini Event:

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 7:00-7:30 p.m. ET
The first of 3 events, this gala includes laughter, live video, and an open discussion with this year’s first “See the Light Awards – Research and Treatments” honoree, Dr. Gavin Corcoran the Chief Research and Development Officer for SIo Gene Therapies.

The event kicks off with a special message from renowned TV Star and Comedian Bob Saget (Full House, America’s Funniest Home Videos), and is followed by updates with some of our partners including JScreen with Genetic Screening, Florida Atlantic University College of Nursing on our Nursing Education Programs, and Sio Gene Therapies on Research and Treatments – including some groundbreaking news about FDA clearance for clinical trials in the middle of a pandemic!

Purchase your tickets for the gala series below – a Zoom link will be sent 1 day before the event with details on how to join.
Please contact us at KevinR@mfrfoundation or 561 477-0337 if there are any problems.

Second Mini Event:

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 7:00-7:30 p.m. ET

Additional info to come in the near future

Third Mini Event:

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 7:00-7:30 p.m. ET

Additional info to come in the near future

Major Sponsors

Thanks to our major sponsors! (as of January 5, 2021)

Full Series Sponsor
Broken Sound Women’s Golf Association
Lisajane and Kevin Romer
Dr. Marcelle and Andrew Rosen

Research and Treatments Sponsor
Kathleen and Ronald Assaf
Alicia and Steve Bolze

Genetic Screening Sponsor
Linda and Harry Meran

Nursing Education Sponsor
Jody and Dr. Richard Bennett
Christa & Argy Petros
Carole Romer

“See the Light” Awards Sponsors
Dr. Lorrie and Dr. Lloyd Berkowitz
Aimee and Rabbi Dan Levin
Stella and Cliff Marks
Susan and Barry Podolsky