We here at HFA aspire to inspire hope, it's in our name. Our team of ambitious philanthropists are here for you and your family. We hope that you too can become a part of our family as well. We are here to provide much needed services to our community such as: education and support for caregivers alike, advancing research seeking methods of prevention, treatment and ultimately a cure. It is through your generosity of donations large and small, we will be able to continue our work and grow our organization.
Meet the team:
Toni DiBernardo is our HFA founder and a local arborist in the Coachella Valley. Her mother, Toni, developed the disease and passed away in 2003. She decided she wanted to help the community and raise awareness so thus foundation began. Toni currently runs her family owned tree service company and aspires to help as many people possible with this foundation.
Daphne is our website curator and local writer/artist. Her grandmother passed away from alzheimers. So much she has dedicated her time to helping the cause and helping others through the hard times. Dedicated to helping the community in any way, Daphne is part of the Big Brother Big Sister's of the Coachella Valley as well. She helps run day to day operations and planning special events.
]ulia is our political activist. Her grandmother passed away from alzheimers and has helped in different ways to push for more research to help find a cure. She is always looking for new ways to help the community as well as this foundation. Julia is known around the community for being involved with different non profits and organizations.