Jerry Friedman

Greater Los Angeles | Team Evan Greene

Jerry Friedman’s father lived with symptoms such as muscle weakness for most of his life but wasn’t properly diagnosed with MG until he was in his late sixties. A few years later Jerry’s good friend Evan Greene was also diagnosed with MG. Having two people in his life with the same rare disease was such a strange coincidence, Jerry knew he needed to get involved with finding a cure.

Since that time our Greater LA Walk Hero has become a true champion for raising MG awareness and research funds. Jerry’s fundraising success has grown every year. Last year alone, Jerry raised $8,510 for the 6th Annual MG Walk and, most importantly, for the MG community!

This year he wants to focus on growing the MG walk and inspiring people to share their stories. In his words, “Miracles happen when people start to share their experience with the disease.” His goal is to double the number of participants in the Greater LA MG Walk through networking with professionals in different industries and online initiatives.

His biggest piece of advice to everyone out there raising money for the MG Walk is JUST ASK! “If you don’t ask, you don’t receive. Share your story and let’s make people aware of MG. We have to get past being embarrassed or afraid to ask for money because the more funding we get, the more research and advancements can happen.”



Raised: $7,538
Goal: $10,000
80 percent raised

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Rank:  
#8  National 
#1  Local

Thank you donors
Vision Adelante : $1,000
Thomas Maclennan : $500
J Nichols Kitchen : $500
Cal Asla Global, LLC : $500
Paul Turner : $250
Sergio Minassi : $250
RALPH GARRIDO
Givner & Kaye : $250
Mark Scholz : $250
Ashkan Bolour
Hi Jerry Great work!!!. Ash
PATRICIA HARIK : $150
Paul Rubell : $100
Richard Skolnick : $100
Harriet & Ted Wasserman : $100
Good luck on your fundraising. Harriet & Ted
Alma Romero : $100
Way to go Jerry!
carmen Meraz : $100
E Don Kim : $100
Go Jerry!
Shoe Wiz : $100
Jim Bolden : $100
Andy's Termites : $100
Stephen & Sheila Fenster : $100
Michael Shenkman : $100
George Kahn
Jerry, happy to support you and your worthy cause
James Felton : $100
Patrick Theodora : $100
Richard Moseley : $100
Phyllis Bellano : $100
South Bay Hearing : $100
Don Buck : $100
Dan Silverman : $100
Bruce Levi : $100
FOIC Charity : $100
Jerry Friedman : $100
Valencia Acura : $100
FOIC Charity : $100
leslie menchen : $100
Mitchell Friedman : $100
Two Shields On A Shingle : $75
Michael Cordova : $50
Lorraine Jones : $50
Stephen Strocker : $50
So pleased to support you Jerry in this great cause.
William & Susan Roberson : $50
Karen Greenberg & David Henseler : $50
Mike Monteleone : $50
Ellis Balsam : $50
Logan Investments : $50
Harold McQuinn : $50
Alan Lederman : $50
Kay Sun : $50
Harold McQuinn : $50
Michael Cordova : $50
Amr Kouchowk : $30
Carrie Jenkins : $25
Kay Brockbank : $25
Anita Rodal : $18
Michael Lipton
Happy to Help Jerry
Team Evan Greene
Evan Greene - $0 raised
Jerry Friedman - $7538 raised
Lisa Greene - $0 raised
The Greene Family - $0 raised

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