29 May
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Celebrities to participate in 5th annual Dealing for Duchenne charity poker tournament to raise funds to cure Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

LOS ANGELES, Calif., MAY 29, 2012: The 5th annual Dealing for Duchenne charity poker tournament will be held on June 2, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. at the legendary Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City to raise funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The star-studded honorary event committee includes Joel Murray, Josh Malina, Anne Heche, James Tupper, David Foster, Seal, Paul Reiser, Parker Stevenson, Kelli Williams, Mandy Moore, Oliver Hudson, Kara DioGuardi, Clay Matthews and Michael Rappaport. Proceeds will benefit the Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (CDMD) at UCLA.

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22 May
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8-year-old to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to cure Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
Help him raise $19,341 Ì¢‰â‰ÛÏ a dollar for every foot he will climb

NEWPORT BEACH, CA, MAY 22, 2012: Eight-year-old Tyler ArmstrongÌ¢‰â‰ã¢s goal is to become the second youngest person ever to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro. Tyler, of Yorba Linda, Calif., is climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. He already set a record as the youngest person to climb Mt. Whitney in California in a single day Ì¢‰â‰ÛÏ the highest peak in the contiguous United States. While Tyler takes on the physical challenge of the climb from June 25 – July 2, 2012, he challenges others to donate a dollar to CureDuchenne for every foot he climbs.

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24 Apr
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Sally and Mack Brown host 3rd Annual Champions to CureDuchenne Fundraiser at The University of Texas Golf Club

Sally and Mack Brown will host the third annual Champions to CureDuchenne presented by RBC Wealth Management on April 27, 2012 at The University of Texas Golf Club (2200 University Club Drive, Austin, TX). Cost is $150 per person and includes admission, food and beverages. Champions to CureDuchenne is a fundraiser for CureDuchenne, which funds groundbreaking research to save the 300,000 boys worldwide who have Duchenne.

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14 Mar
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8-year-old to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to cure Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Eight-year-old Tyler Armstrong, of Yorba Linda, Calif., has set his sights 2012 on becoming one of the youngest ever to summit one of the highest mountains in the world, Mt. Kilimanjaro. He already set a record as the youngest person to climb Mt. Whitney in a single day – the highest peak in the contiguous […]

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13 Mar
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Ì¢‰âÒI am a Duchnene dadÌ¢‰âÂÌ_ online community

Paul Miller, Cure Duchenne co-founder, PDT, March 13, 2012 of the “I Am a Duchenne Dad” online community, a new Facebook group to connect with other dads and share information about supporting their sons with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. “Many fathers of Duchenne sons are working full time to support their families, and then working full […]

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21 Feb
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Cure Duchenne announces three new funded research projects to help develop treatments and find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

CureDuchenne, a nonprofit organization that raises awareness and funds multiple research and development projects to cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy, announces the funding of three new research projects following its third annual CureDuchenne Scientific Summit. CureDuchenne is dedicated 2012 to finding treatments and a cure for Duchenne regardless of the specific genetic mutation by advancing drug […]

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02 Feb
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Champions to Cure Duchenne Newport Beach Gala to feature food from local celebrity chef Jason Quinn and honor Sage Hill football coach J.R. Tolver

Special Guest: 2011 NFL Super Bowl Champion Clay Matthews III CureDuchenne, a nonprofit that raises awareness and funds research to cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy, will host its 2012 Champions to CureDuchenne Newport Beach Gala on Saturday, February 11 at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort. Orange County’s most prominent business and community leaders will be […]

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02 Feb
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Cure Duchenne launches online fundraising gift store in time for ValentineÌ¢‰â‰ã¢s Day

CureDuchenne, a nonprofit that raises awareness and funds research to cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy, has launched an online fundraising gift store provided by Phil’s Shops in time for Valentine’s Day. The online store offers flowers, cookies and cakes, award winning hot sauces and an array of picnic baskets. A significant portion of the purchase price […]

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01 Feb
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Cure Duchenne launches Ì¢‰âÂèÏText 2 Cure DuchenneÌ¢‰â‰㢠campaign at style icon celebrity lounge at Super Bowl XLVI to raise $1 million

CureDuchenne, a nonprofit that raises awareness and funds research to cure Duchenne muscular dystrophy, is launching its Text 2 CureDuchenne campaign at the STYLE ICON Celebrity Lounge during Super Bowl weekend. Designed around the goal of raising $1 million by the end of 2012, Text 2 CureDuchenne is an event-based social and mobile campaign utilizing […]

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24 Jan
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Cure Duchenne announces third annual scientific summit and worldwide webcast

CureDuchenne, a national nonprofit that funds research to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a lethal muscle disease that affects more than 300,000 boys worldwide, today announced the top Duchenne scientists from around the world will be announcing exciting research findings at CureDuchenne’s third annual Scientific Summit held February 11, 2012 in Newport Beach, […]

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