The 2nd Annual Quest for a Cure Gala on November 4, 2016 was a huge success! About 300 people from the Castleman disease and Philadelphia Communities joined together to raise funding and awareness to advance the CDCN’s mission of accelerating research and treatment for to improve survival for patients around the world.

Because of your support through attending Quest, contributing individual donations, offering auction items and sponsorships, the Quest for a Cure gala raised over $100,000! To learn more about this event and funding raised, please visit:


If you were unable to attend, but are still interested in contributing, please donate here!

Thank you to all who were able to attend and contribute individual donations. We would also like to thank our incredible sponsors!

Bernie & Patty Prazenica



Janssen Pharmaceuticals

Paul & Maria Kruger

Marc Brownstein

Marjorie Raines

Drexel University College of Medicine

Michael & Sarah Kramarz

Friends of Katie Repasky

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church

Christopher Riley

Stradley Ronon LLP

Paul & Anne Kennedy

Michael Soileau

John Kane

Neil & Pamela Falucci

Dirk Ohley

The Sheller Family Foundation

Saul Ewing, LLP

Chatter Blast

Louis & Lyn Sommer Matis

William & Kathleen Prazenica

Robert Ponton

Grandparents of Katie Repasky

Ford Kerr