Ronnie James Dio
Stand Up And Shout
Cancer Fund

A non-profit formed in honor of the legendary Ronnie James Dio who lost his life to stomach cancer.

Happy Birthday Ronnie James Dio

Celebrate Ronnie James Dio’s birthday by joining this global livestream event to benefit the Dio Cancer Fund!
This fundraiser will span the world, bringing celebrities and fans together to honor Ronnie’s undeniable impact, both on and off the stage. Featuring never-before-seen musical performances and stories from the artists that worked with and worshiped Ronnie – as well as rare archival footage from his long-spanning career – this can’t-miss evening will pay tribute to the legendary frontman for Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath and DIO by raising funds for a worthy cause.


July 10th 2021 Virtual Fundraiser

“You are the driver…
You’ve got the power,
stand up and shout!”

– Ronnie James Dio

A Decade of Killing the Dragon

For the past ten years, we have been supporting scientific institutions and their research in cutting edge technology, using genetics and precise DNA to develop tools to detect cancer cells to guide treatment options. As you view these highlights from our events of the past 10 years, we hope you will consider donating to our cause, either or by purchasing merchandise, or by a direct donation.

Our Mission

The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable fund dedicated to support research and education that furthers early detection, prevention and treatment of prostate, colon and stomach cancers. The Dio Cancer Fund has raised in excess of $2 million to date through its various annual events and direct support from the vast community of Dio fans worldwide.

Upcoming Events

Ride For Ronnie has been postponed.

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Dio Cancer Fund

12400 Ventura Blvd, #837,
Studio City, CA 91604

501(c)(3) TAX ID#272767949

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