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In Loving Memory of Bill Houpt

Created by Becky Houpt Gladstone

William H. Houpt 3/26/36 - 4/21/18

Help us honor the memory of Bill Houpt while making a difference in myeloma research.

Bill and his "Bill's Buddies" team participated in 2 DC 5Ks and 1 Boston 5K. We will never forget Bill's determination to cross the finish line in 2016 - and we will never forget Bill.

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF), along with its research and medical industry partners, has fueled more studies, initiated more trials, developed more treatments, introduced more medicines, and have had a far greater impact than any other organization on myeloma. While the MMRF has made enormous progress, they still have much to do and cannot continue to do great research without your support.
Please consider joining our family to fight multiple myeloma. Together we can make a difference.

Thank you!
Bill's Family

About the MMRF:
The mission of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) is to find a cure for multiple myeloma by relentlessly pursuing innovation that accelerates the development of next-generation treatments to extend the lives of patients. Founded in 1998 by Kathy Giusti, a multiple myeloma patient, and her twin sister Karen Andrews as a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, the MMRF is a world-recognized leader in cancer research. The MMRF continues to disrupt the industry today, as a pioneer and leader at the helm of new research efforts.  Since its inception, the organization has raised over $330 million and directs nearly 90% of the total funds to research and related programs. To learn more, visit

Matching Gifts
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Guest Book



1. Eliot Girsang
We know how Bill struggled with this disease, but he still managed to share his gifts with all of us. This donation in his memory is to further the research in Multiple Myeloma.
2. Dolores Cloyes
3. Bruce and Jamie Chase
In honor and loving memory of Bill, his big heart and zest for life.

For a Tribute page created prior to January 2017, 
please contact Amy Crawford 652-0221. 
Thank you for your support.


For donations please mail to: 
P.O. Box 414238 
Boston, MA 02241-4238

MMRF Offices: 
383 Main Ave., 5th Floor 
Norwalk, CT 06851

The MMRF is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit. 
Tax ID:06-1504413 
Your contribution is tax deductible.