March 31, 2017

History of the Griffith Family Foundation

Cathy and Greg Griffith

The history of the Griffith Family Foundation is a tragic but inspiring chapter in the story of Greg and Cathy Griffith.


Let’s Win PC

In the summer of 2015, Cathy had the great privilege of meeting Anne Friedman Glauber at the North American Pancreatic Cancer Meeting.


March 15, 2017

New Research Leading to New Treatment

From FOX25 in Boston:

“Doctors and researchers at the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are on the cusp of a major breakthrough that could change how pancreatic cancer patients are treated.


December 6, 2016

DDNC’s Plans for the Future

During 2016, Cathy served as Secretary of The Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) and was recently nominated in December to serve as Vice Chair of the DDNC.

She will be attending the Annual DDNC meeting March 5th and 6th where they will discuss strategies on how to build momentum for funding for the #CancerMoonShot2020.


November 9, 2016

Sideline Cancer heading to Boston for World Pancreatic Cancer Day

On November 17, 2016, we are joining with our global counterparts in recognizing World Pancreatic Cancer Day to help raise awareness for the catastrophic disease that is pancreatic cancer.


October 20, 2016

Cathy Griffith Receives Local Jefferson Award

Cathy Griffith was recently awarded a local Jefferson Award because of The Griffith Family Foundation and Sideline Cancer’s efforts to raise awareness for pancreatic cancer and to raise funding for pancreatic cancer research.


October 2, 2016

Early detection of Pancreatic Cancer takes center stage

The Griffith Family Foundation has donated from 2010 to date over $200,000 to the research efforts of Dr. A. James Moser MD FACS, Co-Director, Pancreas and Liver Institute Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.


August 27, 2016

2016 Fund a Cure Night

2016 “Fund a Cure to Pancreatic Cancer” Night at the Altoona Curve


August 12, 2016

Swing for the fences in the fight to Sideline Pancreatic Cancer

The Greg & Cathy Griffith Family Foundation is teaming up with families from The Good Funeral Home, Alto-Reste Park, and the Altoona Curve Saturday, August 27th at 6:00 PM for “Fund a Cure to Sideline Pancreatic Cancer” Night!


July 13, 2016

Josie and Grace Vera Zetz Will Speak at Our Annual Dinner

The Griffith Family Foundation’s 7th Annual Sideline Pancreatic Cancer Dinner will be featuring two very special guest speakers. On Friday, July 29th, we will hear from Grace Vera Zetz (pictured on the right) and her daughter Josie (in the picture below).