Jimmy Fund Press Releases
The 2013 Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) raised $39 million for adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. The 2013 fundraising total is $2 million more than the PMC gave in 2012 and brings its 34-year Jimmy Fund contribution to $414 million.
The Boston Red Sox, WEEI Sports Radio 93.7 FM, NESN (New England Sports Network) and the Jimmy Fund are proud to announce that the 12th annual WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon raised more than $3.3 million for adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
The plan outlining the creation of a donation receptacle that collects spare change at airports is the grand prize winner of the Jimmy Fund Big Ideas Contest. Coins to Cure Cancer, submitted by Sung Park, Chestnut Hill, MA, was one of more than 150 entries submitted.
Sung Park of Chestnut Hill, MA is the grand prize winner of the Jimmy Fund Big Ideas Contest. Park submitted the 'Coins to Cure Cancer' plan.
Boston Red Sox players Will Middlebrooks and Jarrod Saltalamacchia named 2013 Jimmy Fund Rally Against CancerSM spokesplayerFebruary 25, 2013
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund announced that Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks and Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will serve as the 2013 spokesplayers for the Jimmy Fund’s 8th Annual Rally Against CancerSM. Middlebrooks and Saltalamacchia are also Jimmy Fund Co-Captains for the 2013 season.
The Boston Red Sox and the Jimmy Fund, which together support adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, are celebrating the 60th anniversary of their historic partnership during the 2013-2014 baseball season.