Organize an Event

organize an event
Why organize a Jimmy Fund event?

Whether you are paying tribute to a family member, friend, or colleague who has cancer; you have your own personal connection to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund; or you just want to get your family and friends together to have a great time, each event goes a long way in supporting compassionate care and cutting-edge research as well as the search for the latest cancer treatments.

What types of events can I host?
  • Sporting event
  • Food events
  • Virtual event
  • Kids and school event
  • Galas and celebration
  • Community events
I'd like to organize an event. Where do I begin?

Events Inquiry Form
If you're just starting the brainstorming process, or if you're ready to plan your next event, please fill out our quick and easy inquiry form. If you have any questions, please contact the Jimmy Fund Events team.

What kind of support can I expect from the Jimmy Fund Events team?
  • Our staff is just a phone call away and will be available to offer advice and answer your questions.
  • Your Jimmy Fund point of contact will be able to provide you with fundraising resources and guidance as helpful and necessary.
  • Some events will have access to an online fundraising page, which links seamlessly to Facebook Fundraiser tools, to help make your event a success.
  • Review our Fun Ways to Fundraise Guide to get some great ideas to start planning your own event.
Contact information
Events Team
617-632-3019
JimmyFundEvents@dfci.harvard.edu
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