Robert, a Harvard graduate, was diagnosed in 2000 with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ("ALS") more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. He lost his battle with the disease on March 17, 2004 at the young age of 49.
To alleviate the financial burden of individuals and their families that have been victimized by ALS, including assistance in the educational needs of their children. By providing ongoing financial support for research we hope to win the fight against this dreadful disease.
With the support of the community, the Robert Luongo ALS Fund has not only helped ALS victims and their families, but also made contributions to research programs.
Thank you for your continued support for Jerry Tolve as he uses his diagnosis to do more, to perform more, to travel more, until he no longer can. The Robert Luongo Foundation was proud to sponsor a fundraiser for Jerry Tolve. Future donations must go directly to Jerry at:
76 Elm Place
Nutley, NJ 07011
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.