Facebook Twitter YouTube Google Plus

Welcome to the Meso Foundation

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (formerly known as MARF) is the only nonprofit, charity organization dedicated to ending mesothelioma and the suffering caused by it, by funding research, providing education and support for patients and their families, and by advocating for federal funding of mesothelioma research.

This website can help you learn more about a mesothelioma diagnosis, as well as mesothelioma treatment. Read the latest news on our BLOG and sign up for our e-newsletter.

Our Impact Against Mesothelioma


in research funded


helped every month


to research from government


of every dollar to programs

Connect with us

Become a part of our growing community! Get help, or help us raise awareness and deliver information.

A mesothelioma diagnosis can feel overwhelming and isolating, but you don't have to go through it alone. The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) is here to help you and support you through this diagnosis.

Access the following information through our website:

access full page >

Support Groups

To register and join a group, please contact Jill Zajac at jzajac@curemeso.org or by phone at (703) 879-3819. In your email, please let Jill know your connection to the disease and the mesothelioma support group you wish to be a part of.

access full page >

Fundraising Events

To organize a fundraising event benefiting the Meso Foundation, please contact Erica Ruble at eruble@curemeso.org or (703) 879-3826.

access full page >

News and Events

CureMeso Blog see all posts

Upcoming Events see all events

March 22, 2018
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Telephone Workshop - Fundraise for Meso

April 21, 2018
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
3rd Annual George Dreith Memorial Golf Tournament

May 06, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5K for Meso in honor of Bruce Wojno and in memory of Thomas Amato

May 12, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mother's Day Meso Run

September 22, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5K Run

Mesothelioma Media Center

Advocacy Center

Action Item Index