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November is Epilepsy Awareness Month

 Help us raise awareness, teach others about seizure safety and wear purple to show your support for those living with or caring for someone with epilepsy. The Matty Fund also has a wonderful epilepsy awareness program.  Matty Hatty is a statewide education and awareness program for preschool, kindergarten and elementary school students.  Click here for more information.

 


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Thank you Rite Aid for welcoming The Matty Fund to your KidCents program and for your $10,000 grant to help us support more families touched by epilepsy. For more information on this program please Click Here 

 

 


Our Mission: The Matty Fund ® will provide family resources, raise epilepsy awareness, promote patient safety and improve the quality of life for children and families living with epilepsy.

The Matthew Siravo Memorial Foundation is a non-profit organization in memory of Matthew Siravo who passed away from epilepsy May 11, 2003. It is dedicated to providing aid for Epilepsy research and education, Epilepsy awareness through educational programs and annual scholarships to high school seniors diagnosed with Epilepsy.

Epilepsy affects 3 million Americans and is the third most common neurological disorder. Nearly 200,000 new cases occur each year. One in every 100 Americans will experience a seizure at some point in their lives, while 3% will develop Epilepsy. Source: Epilepsy Foundation of America

Through public donations and organized fundraising events, the Matthew Siravo Memorial Foundation will be “Helping Others With Epilepsy.”

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