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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 […]

May 2021 Newsletter – Brain Tumor Awareness Month

May 2021 Newsletter – Brain Tumor Awareness Month

May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month! Why the color gray for Brain Tumor Awareness Month? Gray matter in the brain are the parts that allow us to control our muscles, use our senses like seeing and hearing, store memories, feel emotions, allow us to speak, and make decisions. Gray seems like a boring color, but […]

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 […]

CRF March 2021 Newsletter – We’re Lucky to Have Your Support!

CRF March 2021 Newsletter – We’re Lucky to Have Your Support!

March, the month of St. Patrick’s Day and thoughts of Spring has arrived! No matter if you are Irish or not, this month is full of festivities and unusual weather. If you live near our headquarters of New Jersey, you know that the possibilities for snow storms or sunny days are equally high. We are […]

We Love You 10! February 2021 Newsletter

We Love You 10! February 2021 Newsletter

February, the month of love, is here. Through any adversity, love and compassion have always been the forces to get us through. This month we’re sharing stories of how caring for others is the fuel behind changing the lives of those affected by DIPG. We introduce you to our two new Board Members who joined […]

2021 is Finally Here! January 2021 Newsletter

2021 is Finally Here! January 2021 Newsletter

A Look Back at 2020’s Highlights 2020 Raffle Project Earned Guidestar Platinum and Great NonProfits Awards 3 Years in a Row New Board Members Alex Arizmendi & Rena Kliot, Francesco Quattrone & Alberto Torres Maggie Meehan’s Virtual Fundraiser 3rd Annual CRF Virtual 5K Meeting and Helping DIPG Warrior Emiliano Year-End Support to our Medical Partners […]

CRF December Newsletter – So Long 2020!

CRF December Newsletter – So Long 2020!

As we head into the holidays and wrap up 2020, we can look back on this challenging year and see all of the things we have been through and overcame. The COVID-19 pandemic that loomed over this year was unlike anything we have ever had to deal with. Schools closed down, essential workers risked their […]

Happy Thanksgiving from CRF – November 2020 Newsletter

Happy Thanksgiving from CRF – November 2020 Newsletter

Around this time last year in November, CRF hosted our 11th Annual Celebrity Gala. Our organization is built on love and seeing everyone at the gala every year is a true testimony of it. Each year we have so many wonderful supporters who attend our gala. It’s because of you that we have been able […]

Fall Fun with CRF – October 2020 Newsletter

Fall Fun with CRF – October 2020 Newsletter

Fall Fun With CRF! As the leaves start to change and we’ve entered the month of October, we are filled with gratitude this Fall season! There are so many wonderful ways we can enjoy this beautiful time of year. At CRF, we are all about enriching the lives of children and families. This month, we […]