About Us

Faith Rubenstein and her dog Lulu

Faith Rubenstein was diagnosed with systemic scleroderma 44 years ago. She is a licensed private investigator specializing in corporate background checks. She has been involved in patient education and individual support.  SAG is her brainchild, but she also serves on the board of Senior Pet Love.

Mark Eaker

Mark Eaker is an award winning professor and retired hedge fund manager. For over twenty five years, he has provided loving and practical support for his wife as she meets each new scleroderma challenge.

Jim Marinello

Jim Marinello is an attorney admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey. He brings to Scleroderma Assistance Grants a lifetime of caring for family and friends suffering from scleroderma or other conditions that impact daily living tasks. His decades of practice have included American with Disabilities Act compliance guidance for multi-billion real estate investors, owners, lenders, and tenants.