Ninth Annual Gratitude GalaNovember 21, 2016View Photos
Our ninth annual Gratitude Gala, presented by East Commerce Solutions, Inc., set a new fundraising record on Monday, November 21, 2016 – raising $1 million along the way. Thank you to all of our sponsors, supporters, and celebrities who made the event a huge success!
Be Bold Be BaldOctober 21, 2016
On October 21, the Joe Andruzzi Foundation joined thousands of people across the country as we put vanity aside and wore bald caps to show solidarity with those who bravely fight cancer. Six JAF fundraisers participated in the 2016 Be Bold, Be Bald! day, raising nearly $3,500 in support of our mission!
(Up)Beat Comedy Night Fundraiser with Lenny ClarkeSeptember 14, 2016View Photos
On Wednesday, September 14, 2016 the Joe Andruzzi Foundation hosted its 3rd Annual (Up)Beat Comedy Night fundraiser, presented by Bob's Discount Furniture! The evening, headlined by funnyman Lenny Clarke, raised $30,000 in support of JAF’s mission. A special thanks goes out to all of the hilarious comics, and Raffael’s co-owner, Joe Bartucca, who generously donated the space for the event.
44th New Balance Falmouth Road RaceAugust 21, 2016View Photos
After months of training and fundraising, Team JAF finished strong at the 44th New Balance Falmouth Road Race, raising over $92,000 for the Foundation. Our 58 runners enjoyed a day of fun and laughter in the sun, running the scenic seven-mile course in impressive fashion. Congrats to our top finisher, Brittany Chlebek, as well as our top fundraiser, Mike Garofalo! We also want to thank the Kelley family for hosting our post-race party, and New Balance for once again providing our team singlets and hats!
Runner’s World ClassicJuly 15, 2016View Photos
From July 15-17, the Joe Andruzzi Foundation fielded a group of #TeamJAF runners & walkers to participate in, and build awareness through, the inaugural Runner's World Classic powered by DMSE in North Andover, Mass!The three-day event hosted races and walks for participants and families of all levels – including an exciting kid’s fun run, a 5K, a 10K, a half marathon, and many other cool activities.
8th Annual Joe Andruzzi & Friends Golf TournamentJune 27, 2016View Photos
Our Eight Annual Joe Andruzzi & Friends Golf Tournament, presented by East Commerce Solutions Inc., reached new heights by raising more than $335,000 – a record for the event – all in support of the Joe Andruzzi Foundation’s mission to provide help, hope, and a reason to smile for cancer patients and their families by contributing financial and emotional support when it is needed most.
2016 Boston Marathon®April 18, 2016View Photos
After months of intense training and fundraising, all 19 of our 2016 Team JAF Boston Marathon runners crossed the line finish line on Marathon Monday, April 18 – raising $208,000+ along the way in support of cancer patients and their families.
United Airlines New York City Half MarathonMarch 20, 2016View Photos
On March 20, 2016, the Joe Andruzzi Foundation’s Team JAF charity runners raised more than $30,000 as they hit the streets of NYC for the annual United Airlines NYC Half Marathon. For the first time, Team JAF also fielded awareness runners to don JAF singlets during the race to help spread JAF’s mission throughout the New York area!