Jimmy Fund Blog

The Jimmy Fund, established in Boston in 1948, comprises community-based fundraising events and other programs that, solely and directly, benefit Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s lifesaving mission to provide compassionate patient care and groundbreaking cancer research for children and adults. Learn more through the inspiring stories on our blog!

In memoriam: Larry Lucchino, Chairman of the Jimmy Fund

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund community mourn the passing of our longtime Dana-Farber Trustee and Chairman of the Jimmy Fund, Larry Lucchino. Since first becoming involved with Dana-Farber as a patient in…

The Dana-Farber Campaign: Join us to Defy Cancer

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund recently announced The Dana-Farber Campaign, an ambitious, multi-year effort to prevent, treat, and Defy Cancer. The Dana-Farber Campaign endeavors to raise $2 billion to accelerate our success through revolutionary science, extraordinary care, and …

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