Nation’s Capitol RUN for a National Day for DIPG

Saturday Sept. 19 at 10am eastern standard time we will begin from the White House taking a circuitous route around the monuments and the National Mall, finishing at the White House.  The names of all the DIPG children will be read, represented by the ribbons on the angel wings of …

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State Capitol Run

See www.runfordipg.org for updates!  Starting at 10am, this run is the 3rd of the “Just Say It!” Campaign for a National Day for DIPG, and it begins at the California State Capitol Building in Sacramento.  From 9am-3pm that day, is the “California Kids Ride Nationwide for Childhood Cancer Awareness” event …

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DIPG Awareness Run kicks-off the WEEK in California

The DIPG Awareness Run on May 25, 2015 marked the beginning of the first celebrated DIPG Awareness Week in the State of California.  Declared in June of 2014 by the California State Assembly, thanks to the work of Assemblyman Scott Wilk, a national statement and achievement was made for DIPG, …

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DIPG Awareness Week in California, May 25-31

Wednesday, May 20, Santa Clarita, CA–DIPG, diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, is a pediatric brain tumor that is invariably terminal with no progress made to that effect in over 35 years of clinical record.  DIPG is responsible for roughly 80% of pediatric brain tumor deaths annually[1], the leading cause of cancer-related …

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