The Duffy Foundation is now the
NEW LEGACY FOUNDATION
We have an opportunity to change the future.
The Gene Duffy Foundation was founded in 2013 to carry on the legacy of Gene Duffy, whose pioneering spirit provided hope and dignity to many thousands who struggled with addiction. More than fifty years later Gene’s vision lives on through the work that he began.
The original purpose of the Gene Duffy Foundation was to promote education and research around drug and alcohol addiction, and to provide treatment assistance for those suffering. While this is still a part of the foundation focus today, the vision and purpose has expanded to include initiatives that support a lifetime of wellness, from childhood through the legacy years.
Today, the Gene Duffy Foundation is the My New Legacy Foundation, promoting three broad categories of initiatives: The Rewriting Futures Initiative, the Legacy Tools Initiative, and the Gene Duffy Initiative.
We give our all to help change the future.
The father and son tandem of Mike and Mick Duffy currently drive the mission of the foundation. Mike is Gene Duffy’s son and serves as Chairman of the Board. Mick, Gene’s grandson, serves as President and CEO. Both served in executive leadership capacities at the Napa Valley treatment center that Gene started back in the late 1960’s. Mike has a background in business, and Mick a background in pastoral leadership and counseling. Experience and passion undergird their efforts to propel the New Legacy Foundation and its initiatives well into the future.
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD