Head for the Cure-WichitaJune 17, 2017 Click here to sign up:
This year a portion of the proceeds of Head for the Cure-Wichita benefits Dragon Master Foundation! This 5k also features a kids fun run for only $15.
The Head for the Cure Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness and funding for research in the fight against brain cancer. Head for the Cure works to inspire hope for the community of brain cancer patients, their families, friends, caregivers and other supporters, while celebrating their courage, spirit and energy.
Head for the Cure events mark a day of celebration where those diagnosed with brain cancer are honored and celebrated by their friends and families, those who have lost their battles are remembered, and we carry on the fight. We are defeating brain cancer, step by step
Sedgwick County Park
6501 W 21st St N
Wichita, KS 67205
6th Annual Bob Bard 5k/10kJune 17, 2017 Click here to sign up:
Join us for the 6th Annual Bob Bard 5K/10K on Saturday, June 17th, 2017. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the National Brain Tumor Society and the Dragon Master Foundation to help find better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for brain tumors. With a choice between a 5K or 10K route, this professionally timed racecourse is a beautiful walk/run through the rolling hills of Amish Country, and is perfect whether you are a competitive runner or leisurely walker. This event will be held rain or shine.
Refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the race. Awards will be presented to the top male and female runners. We also award the top individual fundraiser, top team fundraiser, and most spirited team. Fundraising award submission deadline is 12PM (noon) on Friday, June 16th. All Kids Fun Run participants will receive a medal. T-shirts are guaranteed to all participants registered by the early-bird deadline of Sunday, May 28th. T-shirts are first come, first serve after that date. Parking is free of charge and is conveniently located close to the start/finish line. Indoor bathrooms are available. Please note that dogs are not allowed on the course.
Disney® Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend presented by MISFIT™November 03, 2017 - November 05, 2017 Get your reserved spot for only $25 by clicking here.
Join us in Orlando Florida! Our team's theme for this race is based on Alice in Wonderland. We're wishing a Very Merry Unbirthday to everyone with cancer! (If you aren't familiar with the concept, it's simple: you only have one birthday a year, but you have 364 UNbirthdays! So celebrate!!)
Kids who die from cancer are estimated to lose 77 years of life. Do you think that is unacceptable? Then let's do something about it! We will celebrate each day with them until we can find a cure!
We have spots available for the Disney® Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend presented by MISFIT™, and you can join us for the 5K, 10K or Half Marathon! We want to bring "a whole new world" of research to cancer researchers, and your donations can make that happen! So please join Team Fired Up or sponsor a runner and let's build this magic place where cures can be found!
Runners participating in the 5K commit to raising $550*, 10K runners commit to raising $650*, and half marathon runners commit to raising $800* for research.
As part Team Fired Up, you will receive**:
One registration in the Disneyland® race that they choose (Runners must register at the link above.)- All the benefits provided by runDisney, including a run shirt, finisher's medal, and Disney race bib- Team Fired Up Welcome Pack including a Dragon Master tech t-shirt- Access to our private Facebook group where you can meet and interact with our support team and other race participants. Make friends before you even get to the event! - Team Fired Up dinner at the event (date & location to be announced)- Team Fired Up Race Day goodie bag We will have fun contests for hitting your fundraising deadlines, and top fundraisers will be eligible for prizes!
Starting a fundraiser is easy to do, and it's fun. We'll even give you all the tools you'll need to make a difference. With your help we can ensure faster access to research data which will lead to more personalized treatments for cancer.
*Runners may fundraise those amounts or choose to donate that amount themselves. The full minimum fundraising amount is due approximately 1 month prior to the race date so we can finalize all plans. Runners may set up a recurring monthly donation to help meet their commitment on time.
CJ Wilson's Children's Charities & Hammeras Group presents: An Evening with Mike Garson: David Bowie's Piano ManMay 20, 2017 The Theatre at Ace Hotel, 929 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA
An evening dedicated to those who are now walking through a cancer diagnosis or suffering from a rare disease. We will honor many children and families while learning about the most important advances in cancer and rare diseases through genomic tissue sampling.
Dr. Jay Storm, Chief of Neurosurgery at Children's Hospital Philadelphia, and Adam Resnick, PhD, Research Scientist in the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics at CHOP will speak about the important work and impact of the CBTTC.
The Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium is a collaborative, multi-institutional research program dedicated to the study and treatment of childhood brain tumors. The CBTTC has developed a network of informatics and data applications which allow researchers from across the world to work together to discover cures for all cancers and rare diseases.
DMF Night at the WingnutsMay 19, 2017 Buy Your Tickets Here!
Come join us for a great night of baseball and fun at the first ever Dragon Master Foundation Night at the Wingnuts! Buy your tickets here and 100% of the proceeds go to DMF! Tickets are only $10 each.
Race For Hope-Des MoinesMay 13, 2017 More on Race For Hope by clicking here.
Race for Hope DSM is an annual event held at Water Works Park in Des Moines, IA.
100% of proceeds go to benefit brain tumor awareness and to help find a cure. We have events for everyone from a kids fun run to a 10.1K USATF certified race.
Benefit ConcertApril 22, 2017 - April 22, 2017 Click Here to Buy Tickets!
Join Dragon Master Foundation on Saturday April 22nd, 4:30pm for a fantastic concert experience. Billy Currington, Chris Janson and 3 local bands will entertain us all through the afternoon and into the evening.
We have a limited amount of fundraising tickets to offer--only 100!
Tickets are $40 each. Thanks to the Wichita Wingnuts generosity, we keep 50% of each ticket sold.
Keep up to date with news on this concert on Facebook by liking https://www.facebook.com/Concert2CureWichita/
Giving TuesdayNovember 29, 2016 Everywhere
#GivingTuesday is an international day of generosity that empowers individuals to make donations following the shopping frenzies of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Last year, nonprofit organizations collected more than $116 million from donors around the globe!
Please invite your friends to share their #Unselfie for Dragon Master Foundation to help us find cancer cures and empower medical research through Cavatica, the open access data sharing and research platform. Driven by a network of top hospitals, Cavatica was just recognized in Vice President Biden's Cancer Moonshot Fact Sheet and is poised to change the way medical research is done. Your donations will speed the development of what is basically an information superhighway for cancer researchers.
2nd Annual Hawaii 5.0 KNovember 05, 2016 - November 05, 2016 Wichita Kansas, 37th and Webb Road starting area.
Join us for a fun 5.0K Run/Walk, and help us raise funds to fight cancer.
Hand carved Tiki Trophies from Hawaii for Division Winners, and all participants get a shirt and Tiki Medal.
Click the link below to register and enjoy Early Bird discount up to midnight on 10/5/16.
Revlon Love is On Million Dollar ChallengeSeptember 23, 2016 - October 26, 2016
Starting 9/14, help us raise $50,000 in 3 weeks to get a guaranteed audience with the big-wigs at Revlon, to pitch a partnership idea. Oh, and help us win one of their cash awards, up to a million dollars. Donations from $10 minimum to $10,000 max count, but must be after 9/14 and via this link.
Help Orlando VillalobosSeptember 03, 2016 - September 14, 2016 Click Here to Donate
Help Wichita native Orlando Villalobos has Glioblastoma Multiforme and needs to get to a neuro-oncologist in California. The public’s contributions can help him get there to receive potentially life-saving treatment. Please donate whatever you can.
Team Fired Up! at Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna®September 02, 2016 - September 04, 2016 Disneyland - Anaheim, California
Dragon Master Foundation is excited to be one of the Charity Partners for the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna®!! September 2nd through September 4th. We invite you to be part of Team Fired Up and help us raise money for brain cancer research.
Register for the 5k, 10k, and/or the half marathon by clicking here. http://tinyurl.com/run4dmf
For us, this is not just another charity race. It is a chance to bring the magic and hope of Walt Disney to our supporters. It was Walt who said, “It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.” It is that kind of thinking that has brought us to this place where we are building a resource for all cancer researchers – something many said couldn’t be done. Hope isn’t a strategy, but the right strategy can give you hope. We are hopeful that this database will bring about better treatments and faster cures. With your help, we can give that hope to cancer warriors everywhere
Bob Bard 5K/10KJune 18, 2016 Memorial Park
Quarryville, Pennsylvania 17566
Join us for the 5th Annual Bob Bard 5K/10K on Saturday, June 18th, 2016. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the National Brain Tumor Society and the Dragon Master Foundation to help find better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for brain tumors. With a choice between a 5K or 10K route, this professionally timed racecourse is a beautiful walk/run through the rolling hills of Amish Country, and is perfect whether you are a competitive runner or leisurely walker. This event will be held rain or shine.
Refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the race. Awards will be presented to the top male and female runners. We also award the top individual fundraiser, top team fundraiser, and most spirited team. Fundraising award submission deadline is 12PM (noon) on Friday, June 17th. All Kids Fun Run participants will receive a medal. Parking is free of charge and is conveniently located close to the start/finish line. Indoor bathrooms are available. Please note that dogs are not allowed on the course.
For more information about the race, please contact Adrienne Wilk, Race Director, at email@example.com or at 717.413.8445.
Race for Hope - Des MoinesMay 14, 2016 Waterworks Park, Des Moines, IA
The 4th annual Race for Hope Des Moines is an annual event inspired by Nicolas Lovan, a 16 year old Des Moines native. The all volunteer staff prides itself in keeping costs as low as possible in order to maximize proceeds sent to brain tumor organizations. The race is also a green event, re-using as much as possible with all trash is recycled responsibly. All vendors are locally sourced, so our expenses help the Iowa community.
All registrations include race entry, shirt, and sandwiches with drink immediately following. All 5K and 10.1K participants will also receive a race bib and chip for timing.
Awards will be presented for the overall first 25 5K finishers, overall 5K and 10.1K finisher, top male and female finishers for each 5K and 10.1K age group, as well as top fundraisers and teams.
USATF CERTIFICATION NUMBERS:
5K Course: IA14018MF
10.1K Course: IA15016MF
Trans Siberian OrchestraDecember 22, 2015 - December 22, 2015 INTRUST Bank Arena-Click Here for Tickets!
Trans Siberian Orchestra is generously giving Dragon Master Foundation .50 cents of every 4pm show ticket purchased.
Come out for the Ghosts Of Christmas Eve, enjoy the show and help raise some money for DMF!
Trans Siberian Orchestra Guitar RaffleDecember 20, 2015 Click HERE to Enter
You could win this guitar, autographed by members of TSO!
Raffle runs from 11/24-12/20 and you can enter for as little as $10 for 100 entries!
And don't forget, TSO is also donating .50 cents of every 4pm show on 12/22/15 at INTRUST Bank Arena --details below!
Hawaii 5-OKNovember 07, 2015 Click here to Register!
Inaugural Hawaii 5-OK
Registration opens at 7:30 am
Race Starts at 8:30 am
Tons of team prizes and hand made tiki awards from Kauai for top age division winners!
BJ's Brewhouse Fundraiser DinnerSeptember 21, 2015 - September 21, 2015 7960 East Kellogg
Wichita KS 67207
Come hoist one and enjoy dinner, with Dragon Master Foundation receiving 15% of all food and soft beverage sales!
YOU MUST PRESENT A COPY OF THE FLYER FOR DMF TO BENEFIT-it can't just be on your phone.
CureFest for Childhood CancerSeptember 20, 2015 On the National Mall near 7th St. SW between Jefferson Dr. SW and Madison DR. NW
CureFest for Childhood Cancer’s mission is to unite the childhood cancer community and the general public as one voice against childhood cancer and to make childhood cancer a national priority.
Dragon Master Foundation board member, Dr. Eugene Hwang, will be one of the featured speakers, and Dragon Master Foundation will have a booth alongside many other childhood cancer advocacy and awareness groups.
There will be many activities including a 5K run/walk
Car Wash for Childhood Cancer ResearchSeptember 19, 2015 Burger King on Route 17 in Fredericksburg, VA
Come support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month & get your car washed for a great cause! There will be some t-shirts and maybe some other goodies for sale. All money raised will go to Dragon Master Foundation to build a cancer research database.
Every Day A Hero 2015August 23, 2015 - August 23, 2015 Paradise Park
1021 Northeast Colbern Road
Lee's Summit, MO 64086
Every Day A Hero 2015. We have over 30 organizations coming together to reach out to local families battling pediatric cancer and blood diseases. This year’s event will be amazing because of organizations and businesses uniting to give HOPE and FUN! For four hours, we want the families to feel normal, and be blessed!
A fun event for pediatric hematology and oncology families will be this Sunday! Every Day A Hero event will be on August 23rd from 4-8 pm at Paradise Park. This is a FREE event, you DO NOT need to be in active treatment to attend. Patients must be 0-18 years old.
There will be a resource fair with over 30 organizations, professional photo shoots for every family from Flashes of Hope, Marvel's Spiderman and other characters, as well as an incredible night of play at an entertainment complex called Paradise Park (the event is indoors). There will be free chair massages, face painting, arcade games, go carts, and much more. We have incredible prizes and gifts for the whole family. All you need to do is register using the link https://everydayahero2015.eventbrite.com
Immediate family members only please!
SouthBay Hair Studio & Spa Grand ReopeningAugust 13, 2015 - August 13, 2015 SouthBay Hair Studio and Spa
1266 S Tamiami Trl, Osprey, Florida 34229
Come out for a night of Cupcakes, Champagne & Blowouts! The owners of SouthBay are hosting this event to showcase their great new product line, Davines & color line, Goldwell. They will have a Grand Prize raffle with over $300.00 worth of products & services with all proceeds of the raffle going towards Dragon Master Foundation,
They will be serving great sweets & treats from Sirard's Chocolate Cafe with giveaways & staff will be on hand to help you with all your beauty & massage questions. Pre book and receive 20% off any and all new hair care products from Davines, a superb line straight from Parma, Italy.
For more information, call 941-966-3700.
Granite City Give Back NightsJuly 21, 2015 - July 22, 2015 2661 N. Maize Road
Present this Flyer to the Granite City located at 2661 N. Maize Road in New Market Square and DMF receives 10% of your total tab--includes to go orders!
Bob Bard 5K/10KJune 20, 2015 Memorial Park
299 Park Avenue
Quarryville, PA 17566
Join us for the 4th Annual Bob Bard 5K/10K on Saturday, June 20, 2015. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the National Brain Tumor Society and the Dragon Master Foundation to help find better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for brain tumors. With a choice between a 5K or 10K route, this professionally-timed race course is a beautiful walk/run through the rolling hills of Amish Country, and is perfect whether you are a competitive runner or leisurely walker. This event will be held rain or shine.
The US Army will be on-site to provide fun activities for both adults and children, including the popular Rock Wall! Refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the race. Awards will be presented to the top male and female runners. All Kids Fun Run participants will receive a medal, and a variety of door prizes will be handed out at the awards ceremony.
For more information about the race, please contact Adrienne Wilk, Race Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 717.413.8445.
Dragon RaffleJune 15, 2015 - July 15, 2015
Thanks to the generosity of Seattle artist Dan Reeder, http://gourmetpapermache.com/ we were able to raffle off two fantastic pieces of art. A limited amount of T-shirts and Posters are still available via the website. See the Red Dragon get created here:https://youtu.be/7owR_XE4DaE and our Green Dragon here: https://youtu.be/T95W_Z0yHws
Brain Tumor Database: Webinar: CHOP Experts Present Pediatric Brain Tumor ResearchMay 15, 2015 Online
You're invited to join an online event on May 15 from 3-4 p.m. EST (2-3 p.m. Central) featuring leading experts from the Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium (CBTTC) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Speakers include Peter Phillips, MD, Adam Resnick, PhD, Jay Storm, MD, Angela Waanders, MD. These experts will discuss:
- The state of pediatric brain tumor research
- The importance of the CBTTC and its contributions to the field of neuro-oncology and patient care
- The details of the research programs they're involved in through the Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium
As you listen in, submit your questions about our experts' work and the state of pediatric brain tumor research. The presenters will answer live on the air.
Race for Hope Des MoinesMay 09, 2015 Water Works Park, Des Moines, IA 50321
Race for Hope Des Moines is an annual event inspired by Nic Lovan, a 15 year old Des Moines native. As time went on, the full impact of brain tumors became glaringly apparent, even in central Iowa. The event's mission is two-fold: raising funds and raising awareness. Race for Hope Des Moines strives to raise awareness of brain tumors through education, support those who are going through treatment, and honor those who have completed their fight. This year we again are proud to partner with Dragon Master Foundation and National Brain Tumor Society, two non-profit organizations dedicated to brain tumor research.
Avengers 2 Movie ScreeningMay 03, 2015 Warren Theater East
11611 E 13th St - Wichita, KS
Join us for a screening of Avengers 2: Age of Ultron and great silent auction items.
Doors at 3:30pm and the movie starts at 4pm.
Adults $12, kids 12 and under $10.
Tickets on sale by going to http://www.dragonmasterfoundation.org/store/
See the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JAUoeqvedMo
Philadelphia Screening of Avengers 2: Age of UltronMay 02, 2015 King of Prussia 16 & IMAX
The Brain Tumor Avengers Kids Division is hosting a screening fundraiser of the new Avengers movie Age of Ultron 2015 3D at the King of Prussia Stadium 16 & IMAX theater!
Come on out for an awesome movie! 100% of the ticket sales goes directly to pediatric brain tumor research! Come dressed as your favorite Avenger! (No masks, please.) We will have our BTAK capes on, T-Shirts for sale, giveaways and auction items.
Access Starts: 2:30 PM
Movie Time: 3:00 PM to 5:30PM
Sponsorship opportunites available please contact Collen Green at GreenC3@email.chop.edu
Gin BlossomsFebruary 27, 2015 Wichita Orpheum Theater
Concert 2 Cure 2015
Friday February 27th, 2015
Multi-Platinum recording artists the Gin Blossoms.
Tickets on Sale Friday 12/19
$100 VIP, $40 and $35 reserved seating.
Found Out About You
Follow You Down
Doors at 7pm, show at 8pm
Silent and Live Auction items to be had!
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayOctober 11, 2014 Warren Theater East
11611 E 13th St - Wichita, KS
Disney's Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day follows the exploits of 11-year-old Alexander as he experiences the most terrible horrible day of his young life - a day that begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by one calamity after another. But when Alexander tells his upbeat family about the misadventures of his disastrous day, he finds little sympathy and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him. He soon learns that he is not alone when his brother, sister, mom, and dad all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad days. Anyone who says there is no such thing as a bad day just hasn't had one.
Tickets on sale soon for $12 for Adults and $9 for Kids (under 12)
Great Silent Auction items, geared towards kids, to be had!
Click here to buy tickets via Paypal.
Just present your receipt the day of the event.
Golf For HopeOctober 04, 2014 - October 04, 2014 Toad Valley Golf Course in Pleasant Hill, IA. The course is located at 237 NE 80th St, Pleasant Hill, just south of Southeast Polk High School.
Golf for Hope DSM will be held October 4, 2014 at the Toad Valley Golf Course in Pleasant Hill, IA. The course is located at 237 NE 80th St, Pleasant Hill, just south of Southeast Polk High School. Ticket price is $65 per golfer. This will include the practice green, 18 holes of golf, cart fee, and a hot lunch. All golfers also automatically receive 2 free golf clubs from one of our sponsors!
We’ll also have competitions throughout the course including a 50/50 hole, longest drive challenge, and 4 separate hole-in-one contest opportunities! We have great prizes up for grabs including an all expense paid trip for 2 to Pebble Beach! This includes airfare, 4 nights at Pebble Beach, and rounds of golf at Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill, and Spanish Bay. Other great prizes include airfare for 2 to anywhere in the continental US, a set of Callaway irons, and a Sharp LCD TV!
This will be a four man shotgun start at 8:30 AM. You will get your hole assignments the morning of the event at check-in. Check-in begins at 7 AM at the clubhouse.
OUR GOAL IS FUNDRAISING FOR BRAIN TUMOR RESEARCH: $100,000 this year to be exact! Golf for Hope Des Moines strives to raise awareness of brain tumors, support those who are going through it, and honor those who have completed their fight. We are proud to partner with Dragon Master Foundation and National Brain Tumor Society, two non-profit organizations dedicated to brain tumor research.
The Princess BrideJune 12, 2014 - June 12, 2014 Warren Theatre East
11611 East 13th Street, Wichita, KS, 67206
A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather).
We will have a trivia contest and a silent auction as well.
Tickets are still available at the website (link above or here)
Pizza Fundraiser at Wichita Brewing CompanyNovember 18, 2013 - November 18, 2013 Wichita Brewing Company
DMF receives 20% of all food sales. We will also have a raffle with great prizes.
The Space Invaders-In Search of Lost TimeOctober 29, 2013 Warren East
This movie screening event included a raffle for a full size arcade game, silent auction and a Q&A at Mindfire Academy with the Filmmaker.
To date, the most money we've raised in a single event, barring Concert for the Cure.
DMF at WBCSeptember 16, 2013 Wichita Brewing Company
Wichita Brewing Company donated 20% of all food proceeds to DMF!
Dragon Walk at Tanganyika Wildlife ParkSeptember 08, 2013 Tanganyika Wildlife Park.
We joined with the existing Tiger Trot 15k and 5k, and did a family fun 5k walk and a kids 1k through the park.
Special appearance by the Dragon Dancers capped off this great event.