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NF News Winter 2018 is now online

Dec 11, 2018, Posted in Newsletter, Awareness, Community, Latest News

The new issue of NF News, the official newsletter of the Children's Tumor Foundation, is now available! In this issue you will find:

- Global NF Conference | Highlights of 2018 event held in Paris
- Launch of CTF Europe |  Formation of the new European-based medical research NGO
- Fall Fundraising Festivities | Ruby Anniversary Gala, Detroit BeNeFit, Big Shots and Little Stars, Dancing with Our Stars, and New England Gala
- Year-End Donation Match | Your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar
- And so much more!

ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF CHILDREN’S TUMOR FOUNDATION EUROPE

Nov 7, 2018, Posted in Schwannomatosis, Awareness, Community, Collaborations, NF1, Press Release, NF2, Latest News

The Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF) is proud to announce today the formation of the new European-based medical research NGO, called Children’s Tumor Foundation Europe. The United States based organization, with headquarters in New York City, was founded in 1978 and is the largest nongovernmental funder and catalyzer of neurofibromatosis (NF) research in the world, with its mission to drive research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF community. CTF Europe launches today as a partner organization to CTF in the United States.

NF News Fall 2018 is now online

Nov 1, 2018, Posted in Newsletter, Awareness, Community, Latest News

The new issue of NF News, the official newsletter of the Children's Tumor Foundation, is now available! In this issue you will find:

- Research News: The latest developments in neurofibromatosis research
- Grant Awardee Announcements
- Awareness Month Recap
- Meet the incoming 2019 NF National Ambassador McKinnon Galloway
- And so much more!

Meet Our 2019 NF Ambassador: McKinnon Galloway

Oct 8, 2018, Posted in Galas, Awareness, NF Hero, NF2

McKinnon Galloway will be honored at the 2018 Ruby Anniversary Gala in NYC on October 22, 2018 as our incoming 2019 Children's Tumor Foundation NF Ambassador. McKinnon Galloway is a young adult who lives in Charlotte, North Carolina. She was diagnosed with NF2 at age 16 after a volleyball hit her in the head during a high school match, causing a concussion. A scan revealed she had tumors unrelated to the concussion. Click to learn more about the remarkable NF story of McKinnon Galloway.

End NF with Ian Desmond

Jul 9, 2018, Posted in Awareness, Community

Going to a Colorado Rockies baseball game?

Whether you are planning to attend a Rockies game at home (at Coors Field in Denver) or on the road, you may be able to meet NF Champion Ian Desmond to express your gratitude for his support through awareness to the NF cause and personal donations for research to Children's Tumor Foundation!