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Events & Activities

CBTF has a full calendar of activities, support and educational programs to address the needs of every member of a family dealing with a brain tumor diagnosis for every stage in your journey.

Check back for updated events.

*Please note that dates and locations can be subject to change.

Young Adult DC Group

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 6:00pm

For more information, contact Kate Shafer at or call 202-476-2510. 


AYA Holiday Party at Dave & Busters!!

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Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 12:00pm

Our 8th Annual AYA Holiday Party for teens and young survivors will take place at the Dave & Buster’s (234 W. 42nd St., 3rd Floor) on Saturday, December 12th from 12:00pm-2:00pm.

$20 game cards (1 per person), lunch and really great times will be provided.

Space is limited, ao each survivor is allowed to bring a maximum of 1 guest.

To register, please email Kayla at or call 1-866-228-4673 with the name of the survivor and guest attending.


Annual Family Holiday Party

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Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 12:00pm

Please join us in celebrating the holidays with our annual Family Holiday Party, sponsored by Protravel International. It'll be from 12-3pm at:

Beth Israel-Phillips
Ambulatory Care Center, 2nd Floor
10 Union Square East (14th Street)
New York, NY 10003
Music, food, trivia, dancing, gifts and fun for the whole family are all a part of the afternoon!

Registration will be available online beginning in October.

Minneapolis Parent and Survivor Brain Tumor Support Meeting

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 6:30pm

Children's Brain Tumor Foundation and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota are partnering to bring Parent an Survivor Brain Tumor Support Groups to the Minneapolis area. These groups are for parents and survivors ages14 and up. Dinner is included and we are pleased to offer free childcare for the duration of these groups.

Location: Children's Hospitals and Clinics on Minnesota, Minneapolis, Room CSC 408.

Bereaved Parent Online Chat

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 9:00pm

This live, online chat discussion will take place in Jenna's Corner Online Community. Please contact Jessica Elder at for more info.


AYA Online Chat

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Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 7:00pm

Being a young adult is tough enough when you're trying to sort out relationships, school, careers and everything else that goes along with it. It's even tougher for brain tumor survivors.  In our chats, you can connect with others your age who know what you're going through in our monthly online chats.

Contact Stacia or Kayla for more info.  You can also call the office at 866-228-4673.

Teen DC Group

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Monday, December 21, 2015 - 6:00pm

Are you a teenage brain tumor survivor living in the Washington, DC area and looking for other survivors to connect to? 

Come to our dinner discussion group at the National Youth Transition Center, Washington DC.

Please note that as of December 2015, Teen DC Groups will be held on the 3rd Monday of every month instead of the 3rd Monday.

Please RSVP to Kate Shafer at kateshafer@email.gwu.eduor call Kate at 202-994-2075.



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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:30pm

For more information, please contact Charlotte C. Simon, Executive Producer at 212-535-9472  or


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