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Help us in our race to find a cure for Castleman disease

  • Donate to fund high-impact research

  • Join the CDCN leadership team as a volunteer

  • Contribute blood and tissue samples 

*Note: Many companies support the philanthropy of their staff and may match charitable contributions made by employees! Find our if your employer has this program to increase your impact.


Opportunities for Patients & Loved Ones To Make A Difference

While major progress has been made, research is urgently needed to improve patient care. If you are a patient, loved one, or someone who cares about advancing treatments, we need your help in the following ways:

  • Become a Castleman Warrior to raise funds, raise awareness, and support other patients/loved ones. Get started »

  • Host a fundraising event in your community (there is a CDCN team that is here to help you). Get started »

  • Connect with other patients and loved ones through our online community. Join the CDCN Community to access all the CDCN's resources, sign up for our e-newsletter, like us on Facebook, and follow us on TwitterConnect »

  • Patients: join the registry and contribute tissue (old biopsies, blood draws) for research. Learn more »

  • Join the CDCN leadership team as a volunteer (e.g. help with creating educational materials to help patients, refining our social media strategy to raise awareness, etc.).  Let us know through our Contact Us form

  • Connect your Amazon account to Amazon Smile and select the Castleman Disease Collaborative Network (CDCN), 0.5% of your purchases will be donated to the CDCN when processed through smile.amazon.com

Opportunities for Researchers - Get started »