Past Events - Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

Past Events

DFC- Desmoid Tumour Foundation of Canada 3rd Annual Patient Networking & Fundraising Event

May 2, 2019
Date: May 2, 2019 Location: Toronto, Canada Congratulations to the Desmoid Tumour Foundation of Canada (DFC) for hosting their 3rd annual fundraising event, “Play It Forward for a cure,” in Toronto on May 2nd. Over 270 attendees enjoyed a live and silent auction, delicious food, the music of Blues Soloist Shakura S’Aida and the Burlington/Hamilton Band, Slow Monday. … Read More "Past Events"

2019 DTRF Patient Meeting at Stanford University

April 13, 2019
A 2019 DTRF Patient Meeting will take place at Stanford University on April 13th for an afternoon of connecting with other desmoid tumor patients and participating in informative lectures and roundtables on desmoid tumors. Attendees will also have an opportunity to fundraise for the Foundation. Visit our event webpage for hotel information, our speaker list … Read More "Past Events"

4th Annual DTRF Beer Pong Tournament in NYC on April 13, 2019

April 13, 2019
Brittany Longenbach and Danielle Adelman will host the 4th Annual Beer Pong Tournament to support DTRF research on Saturday, April 13th, from 12-3pm. Location: Brother Jimmy’s BBQ 181 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Special thanks to these ladies for launching year 4 of this fun afternoon!

Fourth Annual Tucking for Tumors on November 27, 2018

November 27, 2018
Kelly Mercier and her hometown of Cary, North Carolina, will once again support research efforts by Tucking for Tumors! This event will take place at 6:30 pm at Pure Barre at 1412 Village Market Pl, Morrisville, NC 27560. The suggested donation per person is$20.  Limited edition Tucking for Tumors shirts were for sale online during … Read More "Past Events"

Lap4Life Brewery Fundraiser

November 18, 2018
Lap4Life hosted their 3rd Annual Guest Bartenders Event on Sunday, November 18th! With a band, silent auction and guest bartenders, this fundraising event drew roughly 250 attendees!  Lap4Life is a non-profit organization created to raise money and awareness for desmoid tumors and organ transplant research.       

Annual Halloween Party!

October 27, 2018
This year, Devonne decided to host a Halloween party in honor of her husband who has been battling desmoid tumors for 22 years. They raised over $1,300! We are so grateful for their support.        

3rd JoeStrong Volleyball Tournament in Austin, Texas

October 27, 2018
For the 3rd year in a row, Joe E. hosted the 3rd JoeStrong Volleyball Tournament in Austin, Texas, benefiting the DTRF. This volleyball tournament included a silent auction, raffles and swag for players.   The product and gift cards this year were awesome including Fixe, Taco Deli, Uchi, Alamo Drafthouse, Landry’s, Cover 3, Via 313, … Read More "Past Events"

2018 DTRF Annual Patient Meeting in Philadelphia

September 22, 2018
Save the date for our 2018 Annual Patient Meeting on September 22 & 23rd in Philadelphia.  The annual DTRF Patient Meeting, founded in 2007, is the DTRF signature patient support event. Held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, it always takes place on a Saturday, the day before our annual Running for Answers 5K Run/Walk. This allows patients, family members and … Read More "Past Events"

Beer, Bags and Boards Fundraiser benefiting DTRF

September 22, 2018
Attached is a picture of the fabulous group that attended Char L.’s Beer, Bags and Boards fundraiser benefiting the Foundation!  The day was gorgeous, the people fantastic and the fundraising epic!    After being diagnosed with a desmoid tumor after the birth of her son in 2010, Char has been trying to raise as much … Read More "Past Events"

10th Annual Lap4Life

June 16, 2018
Newburgh, NY
The Casabianca and Reade families, along with the community of Newburgh, NY, hosted another incredibly successful event once again! (Team DTRF was present in orange.) This run/walk/community health fair is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Angelo Casabianca who lost his battle to desmoid tumors. Proceeds support desmoid tumor research and organ donation. As always, this … Read More "Past Events"