Jimmy Fund Blog Stories, News, and Highlights

Patients Celebrate Pig Day: A Jimmy Fund Clinic Tradition

Seven years ago, Martha Young, Program Manager of Patient and Family Education at Dana-Farber’s Jimmy Fund Clinic, met a young patient who shared her same unique love for pigs. Together, they discovered the seldom-celebrated holiday, National Pig Day, and came…

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Meet The A Team: Walking to Conquer Cancer

Since 1995, the A Team (A for Anthony) has been dedicated to supporting Dana-Farber’s lifesaving mission to conquer cancer through the Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai. More than 20 team members join Team Captain, Chris Phung, along…

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Powerful unrestricted bequest creates generous legacy

Albert “Al” Tenney was known to his friends and colleagues as a hard-working businessman who was always willing to help someone out. A longstanding Jimmy Fund donor who was deeply touched by the stories he would hear each year during…

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