"I felt powerless after I lost my big sister to lung cancer about 10 years ago. The Jimmy Fund Walk was something real and tangible I could do to feel that I was making a difference in the fight."
Have an even bigger impact on conquering cancer by setting your goal at Pacesetter level! Utilize the new Pacesetter gift pyramid worksheet to help you reach your Pacesetter goal.
Individual Pacesetter Levels
Raise $1,500 or more
Raise $2,500 or more
Raise $5,000 or more
Raise $7,500 or more
Raise $10,000 or more
Raise $500 or more
*Walkers who are 12 years old or younger
Pacesetter Recognition and Rewards:
2017 Pacesetters who achieve the levels listed above will receive special gear on Walk day, including a special T-shirt, and hat! Check out the other Pacesetter rewards you will earn as you climb the Pacesetter ladder.
Team Pacesetter Recognition and Rewards:
Pacesetter teams are our top fundraising teams. They will receive special Pacesetter rewards and invitations to exclusive events!
PACESETTER EXCLUSIVE EVENTS
Pacesetters are invited to attend exclusive events to network and share fundraising ideas, as well as hear about the latest research and patient care happening at Dana-Farber.
June 25, 2017: The first 100 Star Pacesetters (raise $1,500 or more) will be invited with a guest to an exclusive event at Fenway Park and will receive two tickets to a Boston Red Sox game. Official Rules and Regulations
November 17, 2016: All 2016 Star Pacesetters and above were invited to celebrate the success of the 2016 Jimmy Fund Walk at Morton’s Steakhouse in Boston’s Seaport district. Guests heard from fellow walkers and Dana-Farber employees and enjoyed a delicious meal! Check out event photos.
January 12, 2017: All 2016 Four and Five-Star Pacesetters were invited to a reception at Seasons 52 Restaurant. Guests heard from Karen Fasciano, Psy. D about her work in Palliative Care at Dana-Farber. Check out event photos here.
March 5, 2017: All individual Pacesetters and Captains and Co-Captains of Pacesetter Teams were invited to the 2016 Extra Mile Brunch with a guest to celebrate the achievements of the Jimmy Fund Walk community.