Catalina Marketing held a 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser to benefit DTRF at Saddle Brook Country Park in New Jersey on June 1st, 2011. With 26 participating runners & walkers, they Successfully raised over $2000!
Being an Alaskan, like may others, I follow the Iditarod. From Anchorage, in south central Alaska, to Nome on the western Bering Sea coast, each team of 12 to 16 dogs and their musher cover over 1150 miles in 10 to 17 days. It has been called the “Last Great Race on Earth” and it […]
My name is Cindy Kaufer and I was diagnosed with an intra-abdominal desmoid tumor in June of 2006. I have been undergoing chemotherapy for 3 years now which has been very successful in controlling the tumor. Every year my boyfriends school where he is a teacher has a fundraising event called “Dancing with the Teacher”. […]
First Annual Power Family Fundraiser for the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation, in honor of Kristen Power. The event was held on May 8, 2010 at 7 p.m. at The Red Hook Brewery in Portsmouth, NH.
VESTIGES AND CONJURINGS MARCH 11 – APRIL 4, 2010 Assemblages by Lynne Parks and Collages by Chris Siron will be at The Zigzag Gallery in The Plains, Virginia. The show runs March 11 – April 4, 2010. The opening reception will be March 13, 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Artist’s Talk will be held […]
Claudia Gomez is 26 years old and grew up in the Philadelphia area. Claudia was diagnosed with FAP (Familial Adenomatous Polyposis) in high school and with over 200 polyps in her colon, Claudia had a colectomy in her junior year. In her senior year of college, Claudia developed desmoid tumors in her abdomen, and now […]
The 2009 Cirque du Survivor, an event created to raise funds and spirits through the magic and wonder of circus, was a success! Sunday November 1st was an afternoon of circus magic to support DTRF and help us celebrate survivorship! Cirque du Survivor (CDS) is a growing community of people who want to make a […]
On June 15 of this year our friend and golfing buddy passed away from a desmoid tumor. Joan had golfed several years with a group of ladies every Tuesday morning during the summer months. This group has grown over the years and Joan was always present with a friendly smile and words of encouragement for […]
In December 2008, 26 year old, Sera Snyder was diagnosed with an abdominal desmoid tumor. After surgery to remove the desmoid with margins, one of Sera’s main goals in recovery was to run a half marathon and raise money to support the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation. After months of difficult recovery, Sera reached her goal […]