Upcoming Events

Please let us know of any upcoming events so we can communicate them on the website. Send an email to events@dtrf.org or lynne@runningforanswers.com.

 

Beef N' Beer on behalf of RFA Team Desmoid Destroyers on September 6, 2014

Join the Desmoid Destroyers for a BEEF & BEER at the Holy Savior Club (436 E.Main St. Norristown, PA. 19401) on Saturday, September 6th from 6pm-11pm. The menu features roast beef sandwiches, beer (Coors Light), spaghetti and homemade Italian meatballs, tomato pie or pizza, dessert and coffee. We'll have music also!

Tickets are $30 per person, and 50/50 tickets will be $5 each, and we will also be having raffle baskets. Interested in a FUN TIME in the heart of Norristown on behalf of DTRF? Email Anthony Fiore at afiore1969@aol.com and he'll reserve a place at the table for you!

 


Fundraising Dinner in Breyate, Switzerland on September 20, 2014

Tickets for the event will cost CHF 100- per person. The dress code will be casual - jeans and t-shirts if you prefer.

Your ticket includes the following :

Return transport by train. The train will leave for Bretaye at 17.30 (and return at 23h).
On arrival at Bretaye, there will be canapés and an aperitif outside, weather permitting. The second course of the evening will be a sit down meal inside prepared by Cookie chefs, followed by dessert. Beer, wine and soft drinks are included.

We will also be holding a raffle and an auction after the meal.

Tickets for the evening can be purchased through the following account name and address:
Gareth and Ciara Barrell
Chalet aux Moulins
1884 Arveyes
Postefinance : IBAN : CH1909000000174439948

On receipt of payment a ticket will be confirmed and allocated for you to collect at the station on Saturday, September 20th.

Should you purchase online please specify the names of those attending the evening. If you have friends or family that would like to come along, there will be tickets available.

If you are unable to attend but would like to support our cause please use the above account.

All donations and funds from ticket sales will go to support research by DTRF.

 


 

Kutztown Fall Festival on September 20, 2014

This special event will be held at Kutztown Fairgrounds in Kutztown, PA, in support of DTRF and Austin's Fibromatosis Research Fund. The Fall Festival will include a Car & Motorcycle Show; Craft & Home Show booths; Food & Homemade Bake Sale; Children's Entertainment & Crafts; Carnival Games; a Raffle, Silent Auction and more! Stay tuned for more details!

 


 

DTRF Patient Meeting & 2014 5th Annual Running for Answers 5K Run/ Walk and Kids' Fun Run

Every fourth weekend in September, we hold our annual DTRF signature events: The DTRF Patient Meeting and Running For Answers. This is an important weekend of information, support, collaboration, hope and raising funds for research. See details here.

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2nd Annual Desmoid Dash in Minnesota on October 11, 2014

The 2013 Desmoid Dash was extremely successful, raising over $50K! Join hundreds of runners, once again, for this amazing race driven by survivors and volunteers! Follow them here!

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Purchase apparel supporting desmoid awareness!

Interested in creating awareness around desmoid tumors without even saying a word? Vist Desmoid Apparel to purchase items. All proceeds go to DTRF, courtesy of Michelle Fino and her son, Zaya, an 11 year old desmoid survivor. Thank you both for your support and commitment to spread the word!

 


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