Since its inception in 1948, the Jimmy Fund has raised millions of dollars through its fundraising efforts in order to help save lives and give hope to cancer patients everywhere. The Jimmy fund supports the fight against cancer at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute by raising money to help fund adult and pediatric cancer care in addition to providing funds for research, greatly improving the chances of survival for cancer patients worldwide. When you support the Jimmy Fund you are investing in a world without cancer as every donation advances the Jimmy Fund’s lifesaving mission.
Founded by Dr. Sidney Farber in 1947 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is committed to providing children and adults with cancer the best treatment available, while working on developing a cure through cutting edge research. Their devotion to research and patient care is unique for a cancer center- speeding up the translation for lab discoveries into lifesaving treatments, providing lifesaving treatments for cancer patients around the globe.