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August 2021 CRF Newsletter – End of Summer Updates

August 2021 CRF Newsletter – End of Summer Updates

It’s August already! Time has flown by these past summer months. As kids go back to school and we begin to settle into the groove of things, here at the Cristian Rivera Foundation, we still strive in our effort to fund and find a cure for DIPG. We hope that this newsletter finds you well […]

Here Comes the Sun – July 2021 Newsletter is Here!

Here Comes the Sun – July 2021 Newsletter is Here!

It’s July and beginning to feel more like Summer every day! Here at the Cristian Rivera Foundation, we are constantly working to fund important research for DIPG. As we all know, pediatric cancer research in general accounts for a minuscule amount of government funding, so it’s up to family foundations like ours to raise the […]

June 2021 Newsletter – Summer Edition

June 2021 Newsletter – Summer Edition

It’s June! And with summertime comes barbecues, family trips, and hot weather (depending on where you live, of course). For the Cristian Rivera Foundation, Summer is not just a time for hanging out with family and friends, going on vacations, and relaxing. We are constantly at work to find a cure for DIPG, and until […]

April 2021 Newsletter – Happy Spring from CRF!

April 2021 Newsletter – Happy Spring from CRF!

April is here and with it comes Spring! After a long Winter, and more time than ever spent indoors due to the pandemic, we cannot wait to welcome the sunshine and get outside. As the signs of Spring begin to develop around us, our foundation’s work also continues to evolve with the changes in our […]

Dylan Jude Harrell

Dylan Jude Harrell

Seeing your child in the hospital is a horrible thing to witness. For Dylan’s parents, this was a reality. Dylan first experienced symptoms of DIPG when she was in daycare and her eye started moving inwards. Her parents went to visit the ophthalmologist, who told them that nothing was wrong. Later on, she began experiencing […]

Spring Cleaning: 5 Ideas to Help Get Rid of Mental and Physical Clutter

Spring Cleaning: 5 Ideas to Help Get Rid of Mental and Physical Clutter

It’s finally springtime! The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming, and the sun is shining. Oftentimes with Spring right around the corner, spring cleaning starts to pop up in everyone’s mind. Whether it is a deep clean, redecorating, or just a fresh start, spring cleaning can be extremely beneficial for your physical and mental […]

Spring Forward with Daylight Saving

Spring Forward with Daylight Saving

This Sunday marks Daylight Saving Time where we “Spring Forward” an hour. Adjusting to the time change can be challenging mentally and physically. Here are some ideas on how to take advantage of daylight savings this year. Get to Bed Earlier the day before Daylight Saving: Help your body adjust by going to bed a […]