Thank you to all Dana-Farber Cancer Institute employees who participated in the 2017 Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai! We hope you enjoyed your experience and the opportunity to walk aside our courageous patients and their families.
2017 DFCI Employee participation by the numbers:
|"We are a group of administrators who work to provide researchers across the Institute with a support structure to allow them to pursue cutting-edge research. Participating in the Jimmy Fund Walk reinforces our commitment to doing all we can behind the scenes in the search for a cure."
- More than 640 Dana-Farber employees came out to support the Jimmy Fund Walk and have raised more than $380,000 to date!
- Fun fact: 260 of these participants were first-timers! In 2017, first-time employee walkers raised an average of $401.45
- 64 employee-led teams have raised more than $744,000 in support of the Institute's mission to conquer cancer
Golden Sneaker Awards
The Golden Sneaker Awards are annual awards presented to Dana-Farber employee-led teams for the Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai. Click here to learn more about the four awards that will be handed out in honor of the 2017 Jimmy Fund Walk.
Wednesday, November 15
Yawkey Conference Center, Room 306
For any questions or to strategize recruitment and fundraising for the 2018 Jimmy Fund Walk, please contact:
Assistant Director, Jimmy Fund Walk
Development Officer, Jimmy Fund Walk