2 Easy At Home Fundraising Ideas!

January 26, 2021

Want to help support the Appendix Cancer Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (ACPMP) Research Foundation? Here are two easy fundraising ideas to help raise funds for appendix cancer / pseudomyxoma peritonei research and education from the comfort of your house! AmazonSmile AmazonSmile is the "sister" site of Amazon, but it's essentially the same thing as Amazon. Same exact products, same prices, same service,...

Giving Tuesday 2020

November 16, 2020

Giving Tuesday is December 1, 2020 Any donation up to $15,000 will be matched!   Check out our video reflecting on the successes and challenges of the ACPMP Research Foundation in 2020. Make sure to SHARE, COMMENT & LIKE to raise awareness and spread the word! We hope you will support us on December 1st as we say so long to this...

ACPMP Receives 2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit Award

November 10, 2020

We have been honored with a Top-Rated Award for 2020 from GreatNonprofits! This is our third year in a row that we have received this award thanks to our community of supporters who share their stories. We appreciate all of your contributions, thank you! Stories about us from people like YOU help us make an even bigger impact in our community....

Rare Cancer Day 2020

September 28, 2020

Rare Cancer Day is an annual awareness day devoted to shining a light on rare cancers and the issues people living with them face. Spearheaded by the NORD Rare Cancer Coalition, which is composed of 27 rare cancer-specific member organizations, including the ACPMP Research Foundation. Rare Cancer Day is observed on September 30, 2020 to highlight the challenges patients face...

Expanded List of Clinical Trials for Appendix Cancer/PMP

September 14, 2020

ACPMP is pleased to present our revised and expanded list of clinical trials for appendix cancer/PMP patients. This list now includes "tumor agnostic" and "unspecified solid tumor" trials that may be appropriate for appendix cancer/PMP patients. Click here to visit our Clinical Trials page. ACPMP is committed to increasing participation in clinical trials among those living with appendix cancer and...

Join ACPMP and UPMC for “Updates on the Surgical Management of Peritoneal Surface Malignancies” via Zoom on 9/17/20

September 2, 2020

ACPMP is excited to host "Updates on the Surgical Management of Peritoneal Surface Malignancies" with UPMC Hillman Cancer Center's Dr. Choudry on September 17th, 2020 from 5pm to 6pm Eastern Time via Zoom. This event is free and will be CME accredited. Registration is required. (This event is intended for medical professionals). REGISTER HERE Objectives include: Rational for Cytoreductive Surgery...

Cure Today’s “Appendix Cancer: An Elusive Diagnosis” by Dara Chadwick

August 27, 2020

"Often uncovered by accident, appendiceal cancers trigger few symptoms until they’re advanced and can be difficult to detect and treat."  Dara Chadwick's article titled "Appendix Cancer: An Elusive Diagnosis" was released yesterday August 26, 2020. The article dives into the peculiarity of an appendix cancer diagnosis and features first hand commentary from our very own ACPMP President, Jerry Lewandowski, a...

2019 IMPACT REPORT

July 13, 2020

The ACPMP Research Foundation is excited to share with everyone our 2019 impact report highlighting how donor funds were used, what ACPMP supported this year and a collective overview of the impact we had as a nonprofit organization. We are committed to financial transparency and want our donors to know how every dollar they donate is spent. Our 2019 IRS...

ACPMP Grant Program RFP Available NOW (Two $50,000, 2-year grants)

July 7, 2020

ACPMP is pleased to announce the RFP is NOW OPEN for our 2020 Grant Cycle. ACPMP will offer two $50,000, 2-year grants for 2020. The 2020 grant timeline is as follows: RFP available: June 22, 2020 Abstract deadline: August 25, 2020 Full proposal invitations: Fall 2020 Full proposal deadline: Fall 2020 Award announcements: December 2020 ACPMP is the leading organization funding promising research worldwide...

$90,000 Raised at 14th Annual ACPMP Virtual Walk/Run

June 29, 2020

We are thrilled to announce that our 14th Annual Appendix Cancer PMP Virtual Walk/Run raised over $90,000 for appendix cancer research and education which is truly incredible. We more than doubled the amount raised at last year's event, thanks to our amazing and generous supporters! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! We had supporters from all across the US, Canada...