Latest News and Updates

The Board of Directors recently voted to extend Prescription Drug reimbursement of $500.00 per year for Rx purchased from January 1, 2017 through and including December 31, 2017. As always, the prescription medications must be for medical conditions that could reasonably be associated with exposure to toxic chemicals at Love Canal.

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

The Love Canal Medical Fund Board will next meet October 20, 2017.

Today is Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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