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Nicolás Alfaya Cardona & His Journey With Renal Medullary Carcinoma

  • January 21, 2023

Nicolás Alfaya Cardona enjoyed his last days of vacation in January 2023 before starting school.
Nicolás was diagnosed with renal medullary carcinoma (RMC) in July 2020 at the young age of 12. Today he is enjoying his life as he attempts to suppress the past 2 years.

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10th Annual 5K Global Virtual/In-Person Run/Walk

  • January 18, 2023

WHEN: Saturday, March 25, 2023, anytime between 8:00 am – 7:00 pm WHERE: 2 Options below… Virtual – Run/Walk anywhere you choose In Person – 08:30 – 1030 -Sugar Land Memorial Park, 15300 University Blvd, Sugar Land, Texas 77479 ENTRY FEE: $30/person (Includes T-Shirt and Shipping Fee) Registration available at: https://chrisjohnsonfoundation.org/2023runwalk-registration/ Sponsorship Opportunities: https://chrisjohnsonfoundation.org/2023runwalk-sponsorship/

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Chris Johnson Foundation 10th Anniversary and CJ’s 50th Heavenly Birthday Celebration

  • November 20, 2022

Thank you to all who made our 10th anniversary and CJ’s 50th Heavenly birthday celebration such an exciting and meaningful success. The event was held at Pelazzio’s Event Venue in Houston, Texas. Approximately 106 guest walked the red carpet prior to entering the beautifully decorated ballroom. The evening started with a meet & greet hour […]

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Chris “CJ” Johnson – The Man Behind The RMC Movement

  • November 18, 2022

Documentary of the life of Chris “CJ” Johnson. His desire to start a foundation to create RMC awareness was the beginning of the RMC Movement. This video talks about a selfless individual who was thinking of others while fighting his own battle with renal medullary carcinoma. His resilience and tenacity inspired his mother to found […]

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Renal Medullary Carcinoma Awareness By Tina Hayward-White

  • October 09, 2022

Cancer research and treatment development are not just about pink ribbons and multi-million dollar nonprofits. There are many types of cancer that are still unknown, even to physicians. 10 years ago, Chris Johnson passed away from Renal Medullary Carcinoma (RMC). At the time, RMC was virtually unknown. There was no research being conducted. There were […]

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Meet Curtis Threat: New Board Member

  • October 01, 2022

The Chris “CJ” Johnson Foundation Board Members welcome Curtis H. Threat to our board. Curtis was supportive of the Johnson Family from the time Chris was diagnosed with renal medullary carcinoma (RMC) in 2011.

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Announcement – Rex Everett – Board Member

  • September 06, 2022

The Chris “CJ” Johnson Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of our newest board member, Rex Everett. Rex M. Everett is a strategic growth accelerator and steward for humanity, with four decades of executive experience in the health care industry. A natural problem-solver who meets challenges head on. Rex is adept at cultivating relationships, […]

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10th Chris CJ Johnson Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Gala & 50th Heavenly Birthday Celebration for CJ.

  • September 02, 2022

  This November marks 10 years that the Chris “CJ” Johnson Foundation has been in existence and if Chris was still here with us, he would be 50 years old. With that being said, we are having a gala to celebrate our milestone as a foundation and of course the man behind the existence of […]

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A Successful 2022 Keepin’ It Renal Global Run/Walk

  • March 28, 2022

The Chris “CJ Johnson sends a huge thank you to our sponsors. You played an integral part in the success of our 2022 9th Annual Global Keepin’ It Renal Run/Walk. In addition to the list above: Bronze sponsors: Drs. John & Camille Boon (Boon Urology), Marcel & Cydnee Threat, Corporate Patron: Jarel Threat. Special thank […]

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Chris “CJ” Johnson Foundation 2021 Annual Report

  • January 10, 2022

 2021 Annual Report Our Vision: To eliminate healthcare disparities and find a cure for renal medullary carcinoma (RMC). Our Mission: to be a global community dedicated to creating awareness and alleviating healthcare disparities for patients diagnosed with RMC through advocacy, education, and research Since the foundation was established in 2012, our focus continues in the […]

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