Anthony’s Avengers Defeat DIPG Foundation is committed to finding a cure for DIPG.

Join with us to make an impact in the battle against DIPG.

About Anthony

Anthony Pappalas was diagnosed with DIPG when he was 5 years old, and he courageously battled DIPG for 19 months.

About the Foundation

Anthony’s Avengers Defeat DIPG Foundation was established in 2017 to raise awareness and funds for research to find a cure for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma and to honor our hero, Anthony.

About DIPG

What is DIPG? Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) is a brain tumor found in a part of the brain stem called the pons.  It affects children almost exclusively and has no known cure.