In Memoriam


Sidney M. Shankman, MD

Sid was a friend, mentor and inspiration to us all.  A man of great love who lived an important life,
positively impacting countless patients, friends, family members, employees and colleagues. 
Thank you for helping so many of us rise above our mediocrity.
We will miss you Sid.

— The Board of Second Genesis Foundation

Second Genesis Foundation, Inc.
Supporting Youth and Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention and Research in the Washington, D.C. Region.


The Second Genesis Foundation (SG Foundation, Inc.) mission is to provide financial support to organizations and institutions involved in the research, prevention, and treatment of substance abuse.  The Foundation anticipates making the majority of its grants in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region. 


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