Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about stomach cancer, advancing funding for research, and providing education and support internationally to patients, families, and caregivers. DDF seeks as its ultimate goal to make the cure for stomach cancer a reality.

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Volunteer of the Year Award

DDF is pleased to announce our Volunteer of the Year Award which recognizes outstanding volunteers for their achievements in advocacy, volunteerism, chapter development, patient support, and/or other activities in support of the mission of Debbie's Dream Foundation. This year we are proud to announce our recipients Ohio Chapter Founders Paul and Angela Bosela. Congratulations to Paul and Angela and thank you for all that you do!

Upcoming Events

Debbie's Dream Foundation is celebrating the 9th anniversary of Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer at our 9th Annual Gala on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The event will take place at the Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, FL. The evening will start with a cocktail hour and an amazing silent auction, followed by dinner, awards, live auction, dancing, and yummy dessert. This year you don't have to wait for Gala to bid on amazing auction items. Simply click here to register, view auction items, and place your bid today. Don't miss out on the chance to attend the biggest event of the year! Tickets are on sale now

In The News

Get to know DDF President and Founder Debbie Zelman beyond stomach cancer in the February isssue of DRW Magazine. Read the stories of stomach cancer survivor Pat Campola and Debbie's longtime friend JoAnne Silverstein and learn how she impacted their lives. More than a survivor, advocate, and pioneer, Debbie's impact and influcence lives on! 

8th Annual Stomach Cancer Education Symposium

Debbie's Dream Foundation is hosting its 8th Stomach Cancer Education Symposium for in person attendees and via live webcast on April 21, 2018. Attendees will learn about treatment options, nutrition, pain managment, survivorship and more. All patients, families, caregivers, the general public, and health care professionals are invited to attend for FREE. Light Breakfast, Coffee and Lunch are complimentary. The presentations will also be available in Spanish.

Pre-registration is required here.


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