About Jack’s Fund

Our vision statement guides, influences and frames all that we do.

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.

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Why Jack's Fund?

The Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Fund was established in July, 2004 when melanoma took the life of Jack H. Marston II at the age of 47. Although Jack’s battle was a private one and his intention was to quietly beat the disease, his valor in the fight taught us much.

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Jack’s Fund is dedicated to raising awareness about the risks of melanoma. We know melanoma has often been mistaken for nothing serious.

Our Events

Fighting melanoma every step of the way.

Some Important Facts about our Fund

$300k
Dollars Raised for Research
45
Marathon Teams
200
Health Fairs and Awareness Events
27
Average number of Family Teams at TRFJ

 

Our Sponsors

Together we are making a difference.

Enstein Bagels
Griffin.Harvey
Lombard.Lagrange Dermatology
Orange Theory
Jazzercize
Curtis Climate
SALOMON
ACTERYX
GEA
The Stand
RX Bars
Lou Malnati’s
Trader Joes
Parvin Clauss
Marcel’s
Clune
Dupage Medical Group – Dermatology
Ackerman Sports Center
IVOR//ANDREW
Teleflex
Quaid and Rooney
Wintrust Wealth Mangement
Chicago Bulls
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Health Track
Keller Williams Johansen
Blue Lizard
Loeber Motors
Viator International
John Saletta
Asics
Ivor//Andrew
ITW Pro Brands
Aldi
Baird & Warner

About Our Programs

Committed to providing programs that address the devastating experience of melanoma on all levels.

Melanoma Resources

Recommended sites for reliable information, current therapies and trusted resources.

Our Latest News

Jack’s Fund joins MAC

Jack’s Fund joins MAC

Apr 04 2018

Jack’s Fund joins the Melanoma Action Coalition. The Melanoma Action Coalition (MAC) is a group of community-based melanoma foundations and individuals from…

Can You Get Sunburn on Your Eyes?

Can You Get Sunburn on Your Eyes?

Mar 27 2018

Sunburns can be bad enough on their own, but getting a sunburn on your eyes is a whole new level of pain…

March Newsletter…Spring Ahead

March Newsletter…Spring Ahead

Mar 14 2018

Click on the image for March 2018 Newsletter

2018 Chicago Marathon Entries

2018 Chicago Marathon Entries

Mar 26 2018

It’s your lucky day … 2018 Chicago Marathon Entries still available and your $195 entry fee is paid by Jack’s Team.

 

Contact Us

Jack’s Fund | P.O. Box 436 | Glen Ellyn, IL 60138

(708) 205-5692

(630) 230-3808

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