Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer Hosts 2nd Annual Dream BIG Luncheon

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Cancer News
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Event proceeds will benefit the organization and its goal to raise awareness and advance funding for stomach cancer

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF), a non-profit

organization that raises awareness and funds for stomach cancer, is excited to host its 2nd Annual Dream BIG Luncheon. The event will take place on Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Weston, Florida beginning at 11 a.m.

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The luncheon will feature a fabulous silent auction and amazing raffles followed by lunch and dessert. Auction items include priceless experiences, sports memorabilia, jewelry, fine dining, vacations, and travel. Not only will the luncheon raise awareness about stomach cancer, but a birthday celebration will be held for DDF President and Founder, Debbie Zelman. Shyann Malone, Local 10 News WPLG reporter, will be the Mistress of Ceremonies for the afternoon.

Linda Gendler and Sabrina Kurzman are co-chairing this event for the second year in a row. "It is an honor to be a part of such an important foundation that helps to raise money to ultimately find a cure for stomach cancer.  I am so excited to co-chair the Dream BIG Luncheon again this year and keep the tradition alive," said Linda Gendler. "We will be celebrating our special friend and "Super Survivor," Debbie Zelman's 49th birthday," said Co-Chair Sabrina Kurzman.

Tickets are available at $100 for an individual ticket or $1,500 for a table of 10 guests.  Other sponsorship levels are available and include seats.  For more information, to purchase tickets, or to become a sponsor, please visit or contact or (954) 475-1200.

About Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach CancerDebbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about stomach cancer, advancing funding for research, and providing education and support internationally to patients, families, and caregivers. Debbie's Dream Foundation seeks as its ultimate goal to make the cure for stomach cancer a reality.

DDF was founded in 2009 by Debbie Zelman after she was diagnosed with stage IV incurable stomach cancer in 2008 and given only weeks to live. DDF now has chapters throughout the United States, Canada, and Germany and a Medical Advisory Board of world renowned doctors. Considered a "Super Survivor," Debbie is still receiving chemotherapy eight and a half years later and is thrilled to be able to watch her three children grow up. To learn more about DDF, please visit us at

Media Contact:Adriana BatesCommunications CoordinatorDebbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer(954) 475-1200 Email

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