Marlene Portnoy’s niece chose The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation for her tzedakah project for her bat mitzvah. She asked that all of her guests make a small contribution to the foundation in her name!
To raise awareness and to help increase donations for the DTRF, Nicole decided to host a wine tasting fundraiser at a local wine bar (A Taste of Wine). The wine bar offers discounts on cases of wine, making the fundraiser affordable for me. They recommended that 1-2 people sponsor the wine tasting and then all profits […]
Aaron Saucier cycled from NYC to Montreal, taking roughly a week, in honor of his friend, Jeanienne Palmer. Aaron’s goal was to raise $2,000 for DTRF- and he achieved it through this special ride. Aaron also made a special trip down from NYC to Running for Answers in 2012. http://www.indiegogo.com/desmoidtumors
A walk was held in Mission Hills, Kansas on Saturday morning, September 1, 2012. The fundraising event, benefiting the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation, took place despite the dreary conditions provided by the remnants of hurricane Isaac as it slowly made its way across the Midwest. Sophie’s father, Reed Hickok, lost his battle with an abdominal […]
The first public exhibit of photography by h. Ford Pierson was held in Carmel Valley, California, on Sunday, July 15, 2007. Created as a fundraiser for the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation, the presentation was held on a beautiful, sunny afternoon at the prestigious Bernardus Lodge on the Central Coast of California. About 100 people stopped […]