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Melissa Anne Centrella passed away in June of 2002 after a twenty-year battle with dystonia. Though she is no longer with us, we are committed to keeping her passion for helping others alive.

Each year Melissa’s Hope Foundation awards students who have chosen to pursue a career in Nursing, Medical Sciences or the Medical Technical field. These students share Melissa's passion for the advancement of Medical Sciences so that no innocent person has to suffer without a cure.

Please consider making a charitable contribution to Melissa’s Hope Foundation and help the students of today become the cure providers of the future.

To make a donation by check or money order, please send to the following address: MACS C/O Mrs. Claire Centrella 120 Quarry Drive Clifton, NJ 07013