Past Events - Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

Past Events

Vendor Bingo on March 20, 2016

March 10, 2016
Special thank you to Rochelle Miller and Corrine Conrad for organizing this event with their amazing volunteer committee which took place at the Kutztown Fire Company! This event benefited Austin’s Fibromatosis Research Foundation and DTRF!

Paint for a Purpose on November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015
Survivor Whitney Gramm hosted an evening of fun and creativity on November 19th at 6:30 at The Axis (prior Hancock Efree Church), 2 Fairview Lane, Hancock, MN. Food, snacks and beverages were provided, along with a silent auction to raise funds for DTRF!  

Chalet Au Moulin Arveyes Charity Evening on November 18, 2015

November 18, 2015
The Barrell family hosted a card and aloe vera sale in Switzerland on behalf of DTRF. Refreshments were served and they raised over $700 for desmoid tumor research! We are so grateful for their support!  

Pop-Up Party on October 23, 2015

October 23, 2015
On October 23, Faith Zucker invited friends and family to a special event in her home featuring a silent auction including Browns memorabilia, photos, a house cleaning package, chiropractic package, free Great Big Home and Garden Show tickets, a free oil change, tickets to a rock event, baked goods and holiday baskets. Tickets were $40 … Read More "Past Events"

Beer Pong Tournament on October 4, 2015

October 4, 2015
Brittany and Danielle Portnoy hosted their own Beer Pong Tournament at Gael Pub in Manhattan on Saturday, October 4th! With over 80 of their closest friends, they played and gave awards to the top winners. They can’t wait to organize another event next year!  

Kutztown Fall Festival on October 4, 2015

October 4, 2015
Special thanks to Corinne Conrad, Rochelle Miller, the volunteers and crafters who hosted the Kutztown Fall Festival at the Kutztown Fairgrounds in Kutztown, PA! This special event was hosted by Austin’s Fibromatosis Research Foundation and benefited DTRF.  

Third Annual Desmoid Dash on September 19, 2015

September 19, 2015
Over 300 runners and walkers attended the Desmoid Dash this year in Mendota Heights, Minnesota, just outside of Minneapolis! This special event is held in honor of Matt Zechmann, but this year, he welcomed approximately 15 other survivors from the area to rally their teams! Thank you to the Zechmann family, the race planning committee, … Read More "Past Events"

Tucking for Tumors on September 13, 2015

September 13, 2015
Special thanks to Kelly Mercier who organized Tucking for Tumors on behalf of her survivor son who is 9 years old. This event raised over $1500 on behalf of the Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation and took place at Pure Barre in Cary, North Carolina. We are so grateful for their support!  

Sophie's Walk for Reed on August 30, 2015

August 30, 2015
Sophie hosted her 4th Annual Walk for Reed in honor of her father, Reed, who lost his battle against an abdominal desmoid in April 2010. This year, her walk took place on August 30th in Mission Hills, Kansas. Special thanks to Sophie for fundraising over $7,000 and donating these funds to DTRF! Take a look … Read More "Past Events"

Summer Market in the Swiss Alps on June 21, 2015

June 21, 2015
Special thanks to the Barrell family for holding a summer market on behalf of DTRF!