Current Events

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 8:00am

This event is held in memory of Jon Fansler and all those lost to CJD, to raise awareness of CJD and help fund research for a cure. Blue River Memorial Ball Park, 725 Lee Blvd., Shelbyville, IN 46176. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The run/walk begins at 9 a.m. For more information, go to http://huntforacurecjd.com.

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 2:00pm

You are invited to the 9th Annual "ROCK4RV" CJD Benefit Concert, in memory of Robert (Bob) Vitanza, who was taken by Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) in 2008. All funds raised at the event will be donated directly to the CJD Foundation, Inc. (www.cjdfoundation.org), a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to supporting individuals and families affected by this rare and fatal brain disease. Please join us for this rock-and-roll celebration of Bob’s life!

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 6:00pm

You're invited to the 5th Annual Espo's Hope for CJD, "A Night in Italy" Gala on Saturday, October 7.
Crowne Plaza Grand Ballroom in Green Tree, PA.
Details coming soon!
Visit http://www.esposhope.com/ to see pics from previous galas!

News and Events

"Mercies in Disguise" Book Excerpt
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 5:00pm

"Mercies in Disguise" by New York Times Bestselling Author Gina Kolata -- which tells the story of the Baxley family's journey with prion disease -- will be released March 21. To read a sneak preview, click here.

CJD Foundation Family Conference
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 9:00am

The 2017 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C., is July 14 to 16, with visits to Capitol Hill on July 17. To view our brochure or registration form, CLICK HERE.

3rd Annual Strides for CJD
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:00am

Our Strides for CJD event is scheduled for October 14, 2017. Supporters from all over the country will run/walk to make a difference for this rare neurodegenerative disorder. Stay tuned for details and event locations!

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