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Rosemary Uypalmer - 2016 Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Fund Chicago Marathon Team

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THE STORY:

Fighting Melanoma Every Step of the Way

 

Join us in support of an incredible group of athletes who have chosen to make their marathon experience more meaningful by raising funds to fight the deadly disease melanoma. We invite you to help them reach their goals and join the fight.

 

Our Vision:  "We envision a world where every adult and child is aware of the risks of melanoma and takes preventative measures; where those who suffer from melanoma receive comfort and healing; and ultimately, where every case of melanoma will be completely curable."

 

2016 Goal: Raise $100,000 for melanoma research and awareness programs.

 

  • Melanoma is the most underfunded of all cancers by federal and private agencies.
  • Early detection makes melanoma highly curable, but it is the least screened cancer.
  • People find their own melanoma more frequently than doctors do and melanoma detection is not a training requirement for most medical disciplines.

 

Jack’s Team:  Established in 2005 when a group of athletes came together to join the fight against melanoma.  Jack's Fund has been an official marathon charity for 12 years and disbursed over $300,000 to research. We invite athletes of varied experience from all stages of life to join Jack’s Team.  

 

Our success stems from a unique - SPFStrength, Passion and Focus each member brings to the team.

 

Your fundraising efforts and dedication to raising awareness will truly make a difference. To learn more, please visit our website at Jacksfund.org

 

If you prefer to donate by check, please indicate the runner you are supporting and the race name. Then forward your check to: Jack’s Fund PO Box 436 Glen Ellyn IL 60137 ATTN: Jack's Team

 

Jack’s Team encourages and accepts corporate matching programs. Please contact us with any questions.

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To This Fundraiser

$1,225

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $20

  • Sarah Kelly

    $50

  • Susan Palmer

     

  • Kat

     

  • Amber Frueh

    $25

  • Maria Szurgot

    $100

  • Ryan Kelly

    $250

  • Myung, Dr. Hamlin

    $50

  • SFh residents and Kirk from CT

    $50

  • Aimee (CT)

    $50

  • Sarah Kelly

    $100

  • St Mary's GI lab and St Frances radiology dept

    $105

  • Richard Kane

    $200

  • Eileen Kennedy

    $25

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Donor Comments

Eileen Kennedy

Eileen Kennedy

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Richard Kane

Richard Kane

DONATION: $200

2 years ago

St Mary's GI lab and St Frances radiology dept

St Mary's GI lab and St Frances radiology dept

DONATION: $105

In memory of Ryan Kelly 2 years ago

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly

DONATION: $100

In memory of Ryan Kelly 2 years ago

Aimee (CT)

Aimee (CT)

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

SFh residents and Kirk from CT

SFh residents and Kirk from CT

DONATION: $50

Ruan 2 years ago

Myung, Dr. Hamlin

Myung, Dr. Hamlin

DONATION: $50

Ryan 2 years ago

Ryan Kelly

Ryan Kelly

DONATION: $250

2 years ago

Maria Szurgot

Maria Szurgot

DONATION: $100

2 years ago

Amber Frueh

Amber Frueh

DONATION: $25

2 years ago