Foggy Hills Coffee Company created the Roasting for Research program to fund ALS research at the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI). Their sixth roast is named the Jay's Roast in honor of Jay Smith.
Jay is a father, husband, and son living with ALS. Prior to his diagnosis he was the founder and principal of the Austin based music tech company Livid Instruments. Jay currently runs his foundation Every 90 Minutes, raising awareness and funds for ALS research. He writes for the Huffington Post and on his own popular Facebook blog under the name every 90 minutes. Jay also enjoys developing new technology to enable people with disabilities to lead more productive and independent lives.
Foggy Hills Coffee Co will donate 100% of proceeds from this roast to ALS TDI.