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Notes For Coats’ event photos

Thank you to everyone who attended, supported, sponsored, and donated their time and talents to making this inaugural event a huge success! Top Photo: L-R: Lisa Richardson, Delaney Ramsdell, Robert Arthur, Kip Richardson, Kinsey Rose


Photos from the 15th Annual Golf Tournament!

Thanks to everyone who joined us for the 15th annual Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation Golf Tournament this year! We are thankful to Steve Disenhof for his photos that captured the excitement of the day.  


Graduation Celebration Makes the Perfect Opportunity to Raise Awareness!

When Matthew Morris graduated high school this past June, he and his family thought it would be the perfect opportunity to raise awareness of the rare disease he lives with every day – Coats’ Disease. We are proud to have helped this special young man and his family in their efforts! Congratulations, Matt!  


Thank you to all Cure Coats’ 5K Participants and Sponsors!

                    Nicole Adkins Justin Adkins Charlotte Adkins Susan Adkins MARGARET IRENE ADKINS DAVID ADKINS Sarah Adkins David and Margaret Adkins Mark Adkins Jill Amidon Derek Amidon Brody Amidon Lauren Andreini Gaby Avellan Ronda Bailey Lindsay Banducci Celia Barbaccia Matthew Barras Chad Bell John Bell Vanessa Bergmark […]


2021 Cure Coats’ 5K Photo Album


Support the STAT Act, H.R. 1730/S. 670!

You are a critical piece of the legislative process. You can make a difference by making your voice heard by your senators and representatives. The Speeding Therapy Access Today, or STAT Act, H.R. 1730/S. 670, is a bipartisan bill that was created with the input of the rare disease community aimed at improving the development […]


Help us Shine a Spotlight on Coats’ Disease!

When doctors are not familiar with the symptoms of Coats’ Disease, this may lead to an incorrect diagnosis which delays treatment, or worse, leads to the removal of the eye. Recently, we announced our Travel Grant Program, a $10,000 fundraising effort that sends five (5) Pediatric Retina Fellows and Specialists to conferences this year, such as […]


What makes NFL player Olivier Vernon support our Foundation?

Thank you to New York Giants’ Olivier Vernon for supporting the Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation through My Cause, My Cleats. His continued support year after year is helping to raise awareness of Coats’ Disease! If you can, please take a minute to read this article about why our Foundation is close to his heart. […]


January 2019 Newsletter

Click here to download the January newsletter from the Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation! January 2019 Newsletter  


Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from the Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation! Dear Friends, As we reflect back on our efforts in 2018 to increase the impact of the Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation, we are so grateful for the support of our Coats’ families, friends, and patients around the globe! Together, we have made progress in […]