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NBC´s Darlene Rodriguez speaks with The Cristian Rivera Foundation´s Founder John “Gungie” Rivera and Dr. Mark Souweidane About Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)

  Cristian Rivera Foundation Committee Member Darlene Rodriguez sat down with Cristian Rivera Foundation founder John “Gungie” Rivera and Dr. Mark Souweidane of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medical College to learn more about DIPG and the Cristian Rivera Foundation’s amazing efforts to fund research into its cure. The segment aired on […]

Tickets to the 5th Annual Cristian Rivera Foundation Celebrity Gala Monday, September 30, 2013 Are on Sale Now!

  Tickets on Sale at the Door Tonight General Admission Gold Ticket Includes: Open Bar & Buffet. Access to all 3 floors including Rooftop. Swag Bag upon leaving (Gift Certificates & Luxury Items Valued at $150 General Admission Silver Ticket Includes: Open Bar & Buffet. Access to all 3 floors including Rooftop. VIP Admission Platinum […]

Former New York Knicks All-Star Anthony Mason Donates $5,000 to the Cristian Rivera Foundation

  Former New York Knicks All-Star Anthony Mason, a committee member for the Cristian Rivera Foundation, recently donated $5,000 to help the foundation find a cure for DIPG. “I have four kids and I know that I never want to have to bury them,” said Mason, who earned the money from a promotional appearance for […]

Cristian Rivera Foundation Annual Committee Meeting Held at Babalu

  On Tuesday September 10, the Cristian Rivera Foundation hosted its annual committee meeting at Babalu Latin Restaurant in the Bronx. Committee members Aldo Marin, Andy Epstein, Anthony Mason, Carlos Keyes, Carlos R. Colon, Dennis Rodriguez, Dr. Ben Velasque, Dr. Manuel A. Moran, Elis Pacheco, Fred Garcia, J.I. Starr, Jeff Lavino, Karen Cerna, Katie DeFlorio, […]

Cristian Rivera Foundation Announces Fifth Annual Celebrity Gala

  Mark your calendars: the Fifth Annual Cristian Rivera Foundation Celebrity Gala is officially scheduled for Monday September 30. The gala will once again be a star-studded affair held at the Copacabana Supper Club and Event Space in the heart of Times Square. Guests will enjoy dinner prepared by Celebrity Chef Alex Garcia and a […]

The Cristian Rivera Foundation is proud to honor Roberto Clemente today 9/17 on Major League Baseball’s 12th annual Roberto Clemente Day

Through the success of the play DC-7: The Roberto Clemente Story and the continued efforts of Cristian Rivera Foundation Committee Member Roberto Clemente Jr., Roberto Clemente’s life and legacy have helped to strengthen the Cristian Rivera Foundation and his humanitarianism and dedication remain an inspiration to us all. JGR Forever Cristian’s Daddy www.cristianriverafoundation.org.