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Partner Matt Devoti Assumes Role as Board President of Gateway Chapter of Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Posted by Lara Vitiello on February 9, 2017

Gateway Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Cystic Fibrosis FoundationCasey & Devoti is pleased to announce that Partner Matthew J. Devoti has assumed the role of board president of the Gateway Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

After serving as president-elect in 2016, Matt took over the top board position in January 2017. Matt is thrilled to continue cultivating the mission of Gateway CFF – which is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatments, and ensuring access to high quality, specialized care.

Partner Matthew J. Devoti

Matthew J. Devoti

With family members afflicted with cystic fibrosis, Matt has been dedicated to supporting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and its local chapter, the Gateway Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for many years.  In 2013, Matt was asked to join the foundation’s board of directors; and for the past three years he has co-hosted the annual Wine Opener fundraiser, which raises $75,000 annually.

Citizens can get involved with the Gateway Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation by volunteering their time and talents, participating in fundraising events or by advocating to local, state and federal elected officials. If you reside in the St. Louis area, please take note of the foundation’s upcoming event schedule:

3/4/17 – FestivAle Beer Tasting

4/1/17 – Gateway Xtreme Hike Spring

8/13-14/17 – Jack Buck Dinner & Golf Classic at St. Albans Country Club

9/9/17 – Gateway Xtreme Hike Fall

10/1/17 – Cycle for Life in St. Charles County

To learn more about upcoming local events go to:   www.cff.org/chapter/gateway.

Cystic Fibrosis is a life-threatening genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive systems of about 30,000 children and adults in the United States.  The Gateway Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is a fundraising arm, whose purpose is to advance fundraising efforts, research and community awareness for children and adults living with Cystic Fibrosis in the St. Louis area.

For over 40 years, Casey & Devoti has diligently protected the rights of its clients with honesty and integrity.  Partners Matt Casey and Matt Devoti are seasoned litigators who together have over 40 years of trial experience. They specialize in the following personal injury matters:  car, truck and train accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, slips/trips/falls, elder care and sexual abuse, Workers’ Compensation and wrongful death.  Casey & Devoti proudly serves the greater St. Louis metropolitan area, southeastern Missouri and southern Illinois.  Learn more about Casey & Devoti and its rich history of aggressively protecting clients’ rights at www.caseydevoti.com.

 

 

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