Detroit Gala: The beNeFit

Hosted by Dan and Jennifer Gilbert at the Cobo Center in Detroit, The beNeFit attracts more than 1,500 attendees a year. The event raises a considerable amount for the Children's Tumor Foundation and our mission to fund research that will lead to a cure for NF.

New York Gala

The New York Gala is one of our largest fundraisers of the year, with more than 300 guests in attendance. This prestigious event is a gathering of friends and supporters, whose participation helps to continue funding the programs responsible for the progress we are seeing today.

New England Gala

The New England Gala has been taking place for over 30 years, honoring those in the New England NF community for their excellence in science, volunteerism, and humanitarian work.  The Gala is the premiere event in the Boston area. It has been and will continue to be a special event not only for the Foundation, but for the community it continues to serve.

Dancing with Our Stars

Described as one of the most entertaining events of the year, Dancing with ‘Our’ Stars features popular, local, community leaders and advocates. This Gala is our most important fundraising event of the year for the Arkansas NF community, as it furthers the mission to end NF by supporting the National Foundation’s research initiatives, supporting a local NF Clinic, and providing scholarships for Arkansas teens to attend NF Camp. 

NYC Poker Tournament

The New York City Poker Tournament is a Texas Hold'em style event, where over 100 guests go "all in" for NF.  The event is hosted annually by CTF's own Board Member Dan Altman and his dedicated committee. Every year, New Yorkers come out to try their hand at a chance to win a seat at the World Series of Poker, all while helping us in our pursuit to end NF.

Cocktails for a Cure

This annual event, hosted by a group of amazing woman, brings together over 300 guests from the community. Those in attendance are treated to an elegant and exciting evening of cocktails and fun. Funds raised at this event help further the mission of the Foundation.