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In honor of our inspiration, Deana LaRae Hamilton Hughes' Birthday and Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, the Niagara Falls Illumination was purple on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 10 pm PST.

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Our Mission

The DLH Foundation's mission is provide the Deana's Wish Memorial Scholarship to students affected by gastro-esophageal cancers in their families.

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Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival

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Thank you for attending the 2019 Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival. Enjoy the photos from the event.

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CSUSM Senior Experience

2017 CSUSM Senior Experience Team with Mr. Burnham

The DLH Foundation is a proud sponsor of the CSUSM Senior Experience.

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Symptoms and Awareness


Hoarseness, Chronic Cough, Throat-Clearing, Post Nasal Drip, Sore or Burning Throat, Difficulty Swallowing, Shortness of Breath, Snoring, Sleep Apnea, Tooth Decay, Bad Breath, Asthma, COPD

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    The DLH Foundation

    221 W. Crest Street, Suite 300

    Escondido, California 92025

    (760) 705-3055


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    The DLH Foundation has Tax-Exempt Status as a Private Operating Foundation described in Sections 501(c)(3) and 4942(j)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, making contributions tax-deductible for federal tax purposes. Federal Tax ID No. 26-4540063