Colonial Williamsburg – Lessons Learned About the Civil Rights of the Celiac Community

“When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to speak up. You have to say something; you have to do something!”- Congressman John Lewis (1940-2020), the "Conscience of the Congress" Overview In advance of the 30th Anniversary celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA") on July 26, 2020, …

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Celebrating the 1 Year Anniversary of Marilyn Geller’s Historic Testimony to the House Appropriations Committee

On April 9, 2019, Marilyn Geller, CEO, Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), testified on the incidence, prevalence and treatment burden of Celiac Disease to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies. In riveting testimony, Geller described how Celiac Disease is a serious auto-immune disease that afflicts 3 million Americans, including her son, Henry.