Cristian Rivera Foundation

11th Annual Gala Live Auction Winners for 2 SNL Tickets Meet Kenan Thompson!

11th Annual Gala Live Auction Winners for 2 SNL Tickets Meet Kenan Thompson!

Our auction winners for two SNL tickets from our 11th Annal Gala had a BLAST at the show back at the beginning of March. CRF Board Member Kenan Thompson was kind enough to join them on stage for a picture afterward. Our auction winners from this past gala are David Foster and his daughter. David […]

CRF April 2020 Newsletter – Full Steam Ahead in the time of COVID-19

CRF April 2020 Newsletter – Full Steam Ahead in the time of COVID-19

To ensure you receive our emails, please add info@cristianriverafoundation.org to your address book. Cristian Rivera Foundation 2020 April Newsletter It has been an overwhelming month for each of us as we all adjust to a new definition of “normal”. We have all experienced changes in our everyday routines and alterations in our plans for the […]

Cristian Rivera Foundation March 2020 Newsletter

Cristian Rivera Foundation March 2020 Newsletter

Cristian Rivera Foundation 2020 March Newsletter March has brought some serious challenges to our society as we navigate our world in the time of COVID-19 or the Coronavirus. As events, companies, social gatherings, weddings, funerals and more have been cancelled across the world, we have come to understand that separation means safety and staying apart […]

The Cristian Rivera Foundation February 2020 Newsletter is here!

The Cristian Rivera Foundation February 2020 Newsletter is here!

  Register Create a Team Join a Team Donate Sponsorship Volunteer Follow Here to Purchase your Raffles Cristian Rivera Foundation 2020 February Newslette February is a month known for spreading love and appreciation to our family and friends. The Cristian Rivera Foundation wants to remind our board members, friends and supporters that we wholeheartedly appreciate […]

Mark Souweidane and Team Discover New Findings from their Pediatric Neuro-oncology Research

Mark Souweidane and Team Discover New Findings from their Pediatric Neuro-oncology Research

Our medical partner, Dr. Mark Souweidane, and his talented team of researchers have just published three new academic articles on their current findings in pediatric neuro-oncology. Each article reveals progress and cautious optimism towards treating DIPG and other brain tumors. We’re incredibly proud and grateful for their hard work! You can find the articles below […]

The first CRF Newsletter of the new decade is here!!!Cristian Rivera Foundation2020 January Newsletter

The first CRF Newsletter of the new decade is here!!!Cristian Rivera Foundation2020 January Newsletter

  Cristian Rivera Foundation 2020 January Newsletter Cheers to a new DECADE! Our foundation has been around since 2009 and have been leading the way in supporting DIPG families and finding a cure for this horrific tumor. Every single day for over 11 years, we’ve been creating ripple effects that have revealed more and more […]

Cristian Rivera Foundation 2019 December Newsletter

Cristian Rivera Foundation 2019 December Newsletter

Cristian Rivera Foundation 2019 December NewsletterThe 11th Annual Cristian Rivera Foundation Celebrity Gala was a massive success and our proudest event yet. As our founder John “Gungie” Rivera mentioned during his speech, the darkness of DIPG can only be made bright by people who show up and desire to make a difference. We’re grateful to […]

Kenan Thompson, Rosie Perez step out for Cristian Rivera Foundation gala

Kenan Thompson, Rosie Perez step out for Cristian Rivera Foundation gala

Featured on Celebrities and Hollywood powerhouses helped raise money for a good cause this week at a swanky soiree in New York City. Kenan Thompson, Darlene Rodriguez, Rosie Perez, baseball legend Dwight “Doc” Gooden, actor Luis Guzmán, Combs Entertainment exec James Cruz and more attended the 11th annual Cristian Rivera Foundation Gala at Capitale on Wednesday evening to […]