Fifth Annual New England Celebrities Tackle Cancer GalaDecember 03, 2012
Thanks to everyone who helped make our fifth annual gala a huge success! We met our record-breaking goal of $500,000, exceeding our 2011 fundraising efforts by more than $175,000. It was a truly special night, as we also celebrated Joe’s fifth year being cancer-free.
(Up)Beat Launch Event at Empire Restaurant & LoungeSeptember 10, 2012View Photos
We unveiled our new look and rally cry, (Up)Beat Cancer, at our first-ever Boston event at Empire Restaurant and Lounge. We came together to toast Joe’s fifth anniversary of being cancer free our fourth year as a Foundation.
New Balance Falmouth Road RaceAugust 13, 2012View Photos
Team JAF raced 7 miles to the finish line at this year’s New Balance Falmouth Road Race. Our 11 amazing runners collectively raised more than $12,000 for the Foundation. Their outstanding efforts helped us provide 18 patients with $700 financial assistance grants through our Patient Touchdown Program.
August 9, 2012 – Patriots Dream CampAugust 09, 2012View Photos
On August 2, we helped make patients’ football dreams come true at this year’s JAF Dream Camp – a VIP visit to Patriots training camp. More than 30 Jimmy Fund Clinic patients and their families joined us for an afternoon filled with football, sun and, most importantly, forgetting about cancer treatment.
3rd Annual Codzilla RideJune 27, 2012View Photos
Our 3rd Annual Codzilla boat ride was a high-speed afternoon full of wet and wild fun on Boston Harbor. We met new patient families and reconnected with familiar friends on the harbor cruise – always a special day for patients who have limited time outside of treatment to enjoy outdoor activities.
June 18, 2012 – 4th Annual Joe Andruzzi & Friends Golf TournamentJune 18, 2012
Patriot stars Rob Gronkowski and Rob Ninkovich co-hosted the 4th Annual Joe Andruzzi and Friends Golf Tournament at Granite Links Golf Club in Quincy, helping to raise more than $180,000 for the Foundation.
April 16, 2012 – Boston MarathonApril 16, 2012View Photos
Running 26.2 miles was quite a feat for Team JAF during this year’s historic Boston Marathon. We had 19 amazing runners, who collectively raised more than $100,000 for the Foundation – surpassing our goal by more than $25,000! And they did it in blistering heat!