Our Management Team or Executive Committee is presently responsible for the daily operations of the Scleroderma Care Foundation, realizing its vision, and similarly ensuring its growth and future success.
This was several years after his own mother and other Co-founder, Susan Le Gendre was diagnosed with Scleroderma in 2004 and having recognized that there were other persons living with Scleroderma in Trinidad & Tobago lacking the necessary support needed to effectively cope with the disease.
In 2004 she was diagnosed with Diffuse Systemic Scleroderma. This diagnoses completely undermined life-long plans as she gradually experienced loss of independent functioning, needing assistance for some seemingly simple tasks. God’s love and her family became her source of inspiration and heightened her desire to fight for her life. Susan was instrumental in Co-founding the Scleroderma Care Foundation with Adelwyn.