Adrienne Arsht makes $500,000 gift to establish the “betti lidsky Retinitis Pigmentosa Endowed Research Fund”
University of Miami
The surprise announcement of the fund was made on September 10, 2011 at the 16th Annual Party with a Purpose. Arsht said she has built the fund to honor the efforts of the Lidsky family and Hope for Vision. This endowed fund will support the research activities of the Adrienne Arsht Hope for Vision Retinal Degeneration Research Laboratory at Bascom Palmer, which Arsht established in 2008 with a $1 million gift. Learn more.