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Dave & Buster's Event for Teenagers with Cancer and Guests

July 13, 2024, 2PM - 4PM

Our 5th Dave & Buster's Event for Teenagers with Cancer and guests is scheduled for July 13, 2024 from 2PM to 4PM. This is a free event for teenagers who deal with cancer and their family/friends. There is limited spaces so register soon! (If there is a large group from one family, a free game card for everyone isn't guaranteed.)

Dave & Buster's gives us free game cards to give our guests, and they also provide free food and sodas/water. If you are comfortable, you are also invited to meet other families at the event as well as the Bite Me Cancer volunteers. We hope that Nikki, our founder will also attend!

2024 10th Annual Wine Dinner Fundraiser!

Friday, October 18, 2024, 6pm to 10pm
Westwood Country Club, Vienna, VA

We are so excited to celebrate our 10th annual wine dinner!

This annual fundraiser is focused on supporting teenagers battling all cancers especially through our Teen Support Bag program.  These important support bags with teen-specific items have been given to almost 12,500 teenagers so far who deal with all kinds of cancer in every state and DC through our growing network of almost 200 hospitals across the United States.

Along with a dinner with complimentary red/white wine, there will be a silent auction, a live ask and a special keynote address given by our founder, Nikki.

To learn more and also to purchase sponsorships and tickets, click the link below.

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Past Events


Dave & Buster's Event for Teenagers with Cancer and Guests

January 20, 2024

Our first event for 2024 occurred during Teen Cancer Awareness Week, and it was a great success! We had so many families attend along with Nikki, her parents, and some of our devoted volunteers. Dave & Buster's of Fairfax provided free game cards and free food! Thank you the venue & management as well as our volunteers who made it happen! This was our 4th event at Dave & Buster's, and we look forward to another event there later this year!


9th Annual Wine Dinner Fundraiser

September 29, 2023

On Friday evening, September 29, 2023, we held our annual wine dinner event! Once again this event was held at Westwood Country Club in Vienna, VA. Our annual fundraiser focuses on supporting teenagers battling all cancers especially through our Teen Support Bag program. 

We had more guests registered than ever! There was a silent auction and a live ask along with a few speakers. We raised over $40,000 during the evening and a total of $85,400 NET raised from holding this event! (The photo to the left is of most of our Board of Directors who attended.)

View the 2023 Wine Dinner Photos


Dave & Buster's Event for Teens with Cancer and Guests

July 29, 2023

This 2nd event for 2023 was a big hit! We had about 50 guests in attendance, and it was wonderful to see everyone having such a good time. Thank you to Dave & Buster's in Fairfax for their ongoing generosity to provide free game cards and free food! Thank you to all our volunteers (including some of our Teen Support Committee and Board members) who came together to help!


Dave & Buster's Event for Teens with Cancer and Guests

January 21, 2023

A great event was held at Dave & Buster's in Fairfax, VA, for teenagers with cancer and their families/friends. Free food and free game cards were provided by Dave & Buster's (thank you GM Bill). About 40 guests attended and included teens with cancer, family members and friends. Thank you to our volunteers who came out in force to be of service!


8th Annual Wine Dinner Fundraiser

September 16, 2022

This is our largest fundraiser event each year!

Our Annual Wine Dinner is very popular and brings our community together to support our Teen Support Bag program.  At our September 2022 event, we had over 200 guests in attendance; and we raised over $100,000!

There was an opening reception, a 3-course meal, red and white wines served all evening (no charge) and an onsite silent auction. Nikki will be the keynote speaker.  Dress code is always business or cocktail attire. The event was held at Westwood Country Club, Vienna, VA.   

View the 2022 Wine Dinner Photos


The Suite Life with the Washington Nationals

July, August, September 2022 games

These events are offered to supporters (for ticket purchases) and for families of teenagers with cancer (for free).

In a donated corporate suite, this is a unique opportunity to watch a Nationals game!   Thank you to the National Association of Broadcasters for donating their suite. 


Free Teen Fun and Games Event

July 30, 2022

Our first event for teenagers with cancer and their families/friends at Dave & Buster's was a huge success! We had an afternoon of fun and games with all guests receiving a free game card; and they also provided free food! (The manager is in the middle, next to Nikki, along with some of our volunteers.)


Attitude is Everything Virtual 5K

May 22, 2022

Bite Me Cancer held a virtual 5K run/walk event! Thank you to all who helped to raise well over our goal of $7,500 - $11,410 raised!  Participants ran or walked anywhere they wanted to. There was a registration fee and sponsor opportunities.  All participants were offered a Bite Me Cancer t-shirt and other gear. This photo is from an in-person 5K walk on May 22, 2022 (not an officially measured 5K), in the Ferraro neighborhood.


2022 March Madness Bracket Challenege

Ended April, 4th, 2022

Congratulations to our winner - Richard's Groovy Bracket!
All together in 2022 we helped to raise $3,230.


7th Annual "It's in the Bag"
Wine Dinner Fundraiser

September 17, 2021

Nikki gave an emotional speech before dinner! We had 175 attendees and raised more money than ever before, over $90,000! Our silent auction and onsite "live ask" were both very successful. This event was held at Westwood Country Club, Vienna, VA.


"Attitude is Everything!" Virtual 5K

May 17-23, 2021

Bite Me Center held its first virtual 5K run/walk event this year! People ran or walked all over the country. There was a registration fee and sponsor opportunities, and participants received a t-shirt and other Bite Me Cancer gear. All funds went to our Teen Support Bag program. 

Empower Sponsors: The Callahan Family and Training Solutions, Inc.

Inspire Sponsors: Dr. Sarah Corcoran of Mind Body Aligned, Metro Group Maritime, The Raley Family, Jim & Julie Straw.

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Bite Me Cancer 
watched the Washington Capitals in a Donated Corporate Suite!

February 8, 2020

Thank you to the National Association of Broadcasters for their suite! We were able to raise funds while also providing a fun event to many supporters and most importantly provide a 13th birthday party for a "new" teenager dealing with cancer and her friends!

Bite Me Cancer's 9th Anniversary Party

November 8, 2019

Arlington Rooftop Bar & Grill
Arlington, VA


Step Up To The Plate with
Bite Me Cancer

June, July and September 2019

A corporate suite was donated to Bite Me Cancer by the National Association of Broadcasters for 3 games.  We sold tickets to raise funds. We also asked supporters to buy tickets to donate back to us so we could bring some families of teens with cancer so they could also enjoy some fun!


It's in the Bag 6th Annual Wine Dinner

April 6, 2019

225 guests attended our annual fundraiser, our largest crowd ever!

Westwood Country Club

Vienna, VA


Bite Me Cancer's 8th Anniversary Party (our first one)!

September 27, 2018

For our 8th anniversary, we decided to hold a fun celebration at a bar/restaurant! This was the first time we had an anniversary party in September - the month that the foundation began.

Arlington Rooftop Bar & Grill

Arlington, VA

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