Cristian Rivera Foundation


John “Gungie” Rivera Appears on the Cover of Celebrity Parents Magazine

  John “Gungie” Rivera was featured in the February issue of Celebrity Parents Magazine. Not only was he interviewed about the Cristian Rivera Foundation, DIPG and his memories of Cristian, but he also appeared on the magazine’s cover. The intimate cover photo features John in Cristian’s room, surrounded by photos and other items that represent […]

Legendary Concert Promoter Vito Bruno Makes $6,000 Donation to the Cristian Rivera Foundation

  Legendary concert promoter Vito Bruno recently sent the Cristian Rivera Foundation a check for $6,000 from the proceeds of the 25th Anniversary of Freestyle concert, held at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City on Saturday November 6th. Bruno produced the show, which featured freestyle artists like George Lamond, Lisa Lisa, Stevie B., Judy […]

Cristian Rivera Foundation Donates an Additional $10,000 to Dr. Mark Souweidane

  Cristian Rivera Foundation Committee Member Solange Osorio and John “Gungie” Rivera paid a visit to Dr. Mark Souweidane at Weill Cornell Medical Center on Wednesday January 26th to personally bring him a $10,000 check from the Foundation. Thus far the Cristian Rivera Foundation has donated $40,000 to Dr  Souweidane’s research.  The money will help […]

Latin Superstars Support Cristian Rivera Foundation at Lehman Center

Chart-topping artists Victor Manuelle and Elvis Crespo came out to support the Cristian Rivera Foundation at Lehman Center’s La Invasion Del Amor on Saturday, February 12, from which a portion of the proceeds were donated to the benefit of the Foundation. Emceed by La Mega’s J.I. Starr, a Cristian Rivera Foundation committee member, the concert […]

Tickets Are Going Fast for La Invasion Del Amor

  La Invasion Del Amor is coming to Lehman Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday February 12. La Mega 97.9fm is hosting this rare opportunity to see salsa singer/songwriter Victor Manuelle and merengue singer Elvis Crespo on the same stage. Plus you’ll see up-and-coming group Bachata Heightz, N’Klabe, Zon de D’Tambora, Ivan La Voz, […]