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Inspire, Collaborate, and Innovate to Improve the Quality of Life

Our Focus, Our Passion

The Mike & Patti Hennessy Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for all by advancing healthcare for hereditary diseases, elevating educational opportunities in the fields of health, science and technology, and supporting our local christian educational programs.  The Foundation values innovation and collaboration in our communities.  

The Foundation is made possible through the legacy of Mike and Patti Hennessy who inspired those around them to give generously and from a spirit of love.

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Advancing Healthcare

We proudly support innovative and collaborative efforts to advance the state of medicine and healthcare in the area of hereditary diseases.  We seek to support new methods of prevention or treatments that will prevent or cure hereditary disease.

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Tomorrow's Innovators

To effectuate change in the area of prevention and treatment of hereditary disease, we need the next generation of students to dream big, think critically, and challenge the standard of care. Let's inspire tomorrow’s innovators to learn, create, and change healthcare, science, and technology to improve the quality of life for all.  We support high-quality and challenging educational experiences.



Christian Education

We collaborate within our local communities to help christian educational programming thrive so that our communities can address the needs of our students, and educate the whole child - academically, emotionally, spiritually and socially.

"Honor, duty, and integrity are the true measures of one's self."

Michael J. Hennessy, Sr., Founder

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