Latest News and Updates

The Board of Directors recently voted to increase Prescription Drug reimbursement to $750.00 per year for Rx purchased from January 1, 2018 through and including December 31, 2018. As always, the prescription medications must be for medical conditions that could reasonably be associated with exposure to toxic chemicals at Love Canal.

The Annual Physical out-of-pocket reimbursement that the Board voted to increase to $350 effective January 1, 2017 remains in effect.

The Love Canal Medical Fund Board will next meet October 12, 2018.

Today is Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Love Canal Medical Fund Board

The New York State Supreme Court appointed the initial members of the Board of Directors. Additional Board members have been appointed by the Board and approved by the Court. The majority of the Board of Directors consists of one-time residents of Love Canal while others are experts in professions related to administration of the Fund. All Directors volunteer their services.

Board Of Directors


Janice Alexander  -  Resident

Danielle Battaglia - Resident

Matthew Ciurczak - Resident

Perry Davis, PhD.  -  Resident

Beverly Docteur  -  Expert

Gerald Docteur  -  Expert

Joseph Dunmire  -  Resident

Lois Gibbs  -  Resident

Sheila Graziano, Esq.  -  Expert

Janice Hastrup, PhD.  -  Expert

Luella Kenny  -  Resident

Robert J. Krul  -  Resident

Stephen U. Lester, MS  -  Expert

Barbara Quimby  -  Resident

Renee Retton  -  Resident

Michael Zimmerman  -  Resident

Leo Kuziemkowski  -  Expert

Dr. Willie Underwood  -  Expert







Love Canal Medical Fund Officers

Michael Zimmerman
Luella Kenny
Sheila GrazianoSecretary
Joseph DunmireTreasurer