While recognizing the humor inherent in sending a research fundraising
missive to a list comprised largely of scientists with their own
research to fund, I’ll forge ahead regardless. The topic, at least, is
of general interest to the group: a reassurance that there are people
out there who support the goal of treating aging with enough interest to
I’m presently wrapping up raising a matching fund for a grassroots
fundraiser to benefit the SENS Research Foundation. The fundraiser will
run from October 1st through the rest of Q4 this year. The fund has
reached $96,000 at this time and I’d be very pleased to see some
generous individual close that last $4,000 gap to reach a nice round
number. Contact me if interested.
Perhaps more pertinently to the present audience, I’d also be pleased to
hear from anyone willing to run local events for the fundraiser, put up
posters in their institutions, or otherwise help to beat the drum and
pull in donations later this year. Again, contact me if interested.