For Duchenne patients, they are young men and boys, a brotherhood, fighting.
For everyone, connected by a cause, to find a cure, to improve the lives of those living with the disease.
All connected, all united, brothers in arms, a brotherhood united, a knot holding them together.
If you have never logged into amazonsmile then all you do for your first time. is log into amazonsmile and then select "Romito Foundation" for the charity. Once your in, you should see in the upper left hand corner " supporting the Romito Foundation. Then once you log out, your out out and if you log back into amazon, you MUST ALWAYS log back in through AMAZONSMILE for it to count in the future.
In 2007 the Romito family was hit with devastating news, Dominic was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). The neurologist explained to them that Dominic’s muscles would rapidly deteriorate, he would lose the ability to walk, to use his arms, the ability to take care of himself. Eventually Duchenne would attack his heart and lungs and the disease would take his life.