Welcome Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer
Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer is 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. Visit our Contact Us Page
(954) 475-1200 Office
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UPCOMING EVENTS
May 29 - June 2, 2015 - ASCO Annual Meeting - Chicago, Il

The ASCO Annual Meeting brings together more than 25,000 oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties, making it an excellent venue for exploring the theme of the Meeting—"Illumination and Innovation." Prospective attendees can familiarize themselves with some basic information, including: The various session types that will take place at the Annual Meeting and The Cancer Education and Scientific Program Committees. For more information about attending the meeting or staffing the booth for DDF, contact Events@DebbiesDream.org.

Sunday, June 7, 2015 - National Cancer Survivor's Day - Celebrate Life!

In honor of National Cancer Survivor's Day, Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) will be hosting a virtual art gallery including original art submitted by and in honor of stomach cancer survivors.  CLICK HERE for more information.
 

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - Nutrition and Clinical Trials Webinar

When diagnosed with cancer, nutrition becomes even more important.  In addition, clinical trials are the primary means by which new cancer treatments are developed, tested, and approved.

12pm EST - Nutrition for Cancer Patients
12:45pm EST - De-Mystifying Clinical Trials

CLICK HERE to register, for more information about the webinars, speaker listing, or to become a sponsor.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - Nutrition and Clinical Trials Webinar

When diagnosed with cancer, nutrition becomes even more important.  In addition, clinical trials are the primary means by which new cancer treatments are developed, tested, and approved.

12pm EST - Nutrition for Cancer Patients
12:45pm EST - De-Mystifying Clinical Trials

CLICK HERE to register, for more information about the webinars, speaker listing, or to become a sponsor.

Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 19th Annual Chicago Half Marathon & 5k

Join the Illinois Chapter Founder Linda Grush and the DDF Dream Team for the Chicago Half Marathon and 5k on September 27, 2015. Runners will run on Lake Shore Drive and pass the Historic Jackson Park, the Chicago Skyline, Hyde Park, and the Museum of Science and Industry.  CLICK HERE to register, sponsor or to learn more!

2015 Fall - 1st Annual Follow Your Dream Luncheon

Details to follow.

October 22-23, 2015 - Gastrointestinal Oncology Conference (ISGIO) - Arlington, VA

The 2015 Gastrointestinal Oncology Conference, the official meeting of the International Society of Gastrointestinal Oncology, will take place October 22-23, 2015 at the Hilton Crystal City in Arlington, VA  and will provide an educational forum for presenting and discussing the latest advances in the broad field of GI cancer research, as well as critical issues relevant to the care of persons with GI cancer. 

The conference will feature distinguished speakers covering a broad spectrum of topics ranging from basic science to clinical therapeutics. Presenters and discussants will explore current issues and debate controversial topics. Case presentations will be given by the faculty and the audience will participate by an interactive audience response system to stimulate discussion on diagnosis and management. This program should be of interest to professionals actively engaged clinically or scientifically in all facets of GI cancer research and care, including oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, general scientists, fellows, young investigators, nurses and pharmacists.  For more information about attending the meeting or staffing the booth for DDF, contact Events@DebbiesDream.org.

November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month!

November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month so it is the perfect time to get involved in the fight against stomach cancer!  Click HERE to find out how you can get involved.

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Saturday, November 7, 2015 - Chicago Stomach Cancer Education Symposium & Webinar

Debbie's Dream Foundation is hosting its first Chicago Stomach Cancer Education Symposium for in person attendance and via live webinar.  This FREE symposium is open to patients, families, caregivers, the general public, and health care professionals.  Attendees will have a unique opportunity to hear leaders in the field of stomach cancer who can answer questions and provide more in-depth presentations than can be given during a scheduled appointment.

Chair: Linda Grush
Venue: Chicago, IL (the exact location TBD)
Time:  9am CT - 3pm CT

Speakers:
Al Benson
Northwestern

Dan Catenacci
University of Chicago


Mary Mulcahy
Northwestern

Friday, November 13, 2015 - International Stomach Cancer Jeans Day

Do you want to wear jeans to work, school or play and at the same time raise money for stomach cancer research?  You can!  Where ever you are anywhere in the world, speak to your boss, co-workers, friends, teachers, etc to get permission to wear jeans for payment of $5.00.  All proceeds collected will go to Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer.  It is that easy!  Click below to find out more.

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Saturday, November 14, 2015 - Fayetteville NC Golf Tournament

Gates Four Golf & Country Club in Fayetteville North Carolina
Chairs: Tony & Christy Leonard

Debbie's Dream Foundation and the North Carolina East Chapter will host the second Annual Golf Tournament at Gates Four Golf & Country Club in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Gates Four has newly renovated our 18-hole championship golf course that includes both new bent-grass greens and newly renovated bunkers. The tournament will include 18 holes of golf, 4 person Captain's Choice, unlimited range balls for all participants before play, closest to the pin contest, longest drive contest, Hole in one contest, and more! To register as an individual, team or sponsor the Golf Tournament, contactEvents@DebbiesDream.org or call 855-475-1200.

2015 - DC Cocktails & Cupcakes

Chairs Steven Marks and Suzanne Morrell

Date and details to be announced.

To join the committee, be a sponsor, or for other information, contact us at (855) 475-1200 or at Events@DebbiesDream.org.

Friday, January 22, 2016 - Miami Marathon & Half Marathon Kick-Off Party

Location:  TBD
                Plantation, Florida

Time:       5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DDF Dream Team Miami Marathon & Half Marathon participants, their friends and family, sponsors, supporters, Board members, and donors gather in anticipation of our team running either the half or the full marathon on Sunday!  Enjoy free appetizers, free participant race packet pick-up, and a free race shirt.  Go team!

Sunday, January 24, 2016 - Miami Marathon & Half Marathon

Joing the Debbie's Dream Team for our 6th Annual Dream Team in the Miami Marathon and Half Marathon.  To become a sponsor, register to be a runner, make a donation, or for more information, CLICK HERE.

Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 6th Annual Night of Laughter

Location: Hard Rock Improv, Hollywood, FL
Time: 5:45 PM – Doors Open
         7:00 PM – Show Begins

Chair: Sheri Albert

Debbie's Dream Foundation is hosting its 6th Annual Night of Laughter at the Hollywood Hard Rock Casino's Improv Comedy Club. Between the amazing raffles, delicious drinks, and hilarious comedians, this is a night you won't want to miss. With over 400 attendees last year at this sold-out event, make sure you get your tickets when they go on sale in November before it's too late! 

To join the committee, become a sponsor, or for other information, contact us at (954) 475-1200 or at Events@DebbiesDream.org.

To make a donation to the event, click below:

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - Stomach Cancer Education Symposium & Webinar

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Co-Chairs: Pete Sprague and Libia Scheller

Debbie's Dream Foundation is hosting its 6th Stomach Cancer Education Symposium for in person attendees and via live webinar. This FREE symposium is open to patients, families, caregivers, the general public, and health care professionals. 

Speakers and topics include: TBA

To join the committee, become a sponsor, or for other information, contact us at (954) 475-1200 or at Events@debbiesdream.org.

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Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 7th Annual Dream Makers Gala

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Time: 7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Co- Chairs: David Kubiliun and Shelley Goldstein

Debbie's Dream Foundation is celebrating the 7th anniversary of Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer at our 7th Annual Gala. The event will start with a cocktail hour and an amazing silent auction, followed by dinner, awards, live auction, dancing, and yummy dessert. Don't miss out on the chance to attend the biggest event of the year! 

To join the committee, become a sponsor, or for other information, contact us at (954) 475-1200 or at Events@DebbiesDream.org.

To make a donation to this event, click below:

Cupcakes For A Cure

All year long we are working with vendors through whom you can purchase cupcakes for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions. The vendors then send Debbie's Dream Foundation a portion of the sales proceeds to help promote public awareness of stomach cancer and fund stomach cancer research. To find a vendor in your area and for more information, contact us at (954) 475-1200 or Events@DebbiesDream.org.

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