A new $1 million grant from the Hardesty Family Foundation will fund the expansion of OMRF’s Aging and Metabolism Research Program.
Gerald Jaquith lived a frugal life, and OMRF officials were stunned to learn he’d left more than $2 million in assets to the nonprofit research foundation.
The funds are designated for research in OMRF’s Aging and Metabolism Research Program.
The donation continues the Eastern Star’s long history of generosity to OMRF, with gifts totaling $382,424.
The 12th annual event supports cancer research at OMRF.
OMRF has received the highest possible rating from Charity Navigator for the 17th time.