Health Fairs and Awareness Events

For children and adults, sun safety programs, health fair presentations, free skin checks at local events, and the development of school and park district partnerships and sun safety curriculum.  We participated in over 200 Health Fairs and skin screenings.

Cheerleading and the dangerous tanning culture

Mar 31 2017

Many college and professional teams have strict appearance rules for cheerleaders, including that they must maintain a tanned look. Some teams even…

NFL Won’t Turn Pink In 2017

Jan 24 2017

A Crucial Catch – After eight straight Octobers of painting fields, cleats, and helmets with pink ribbons, the NFL has decided to…

St. Charles North High School Health Fair

Apr 08 2015

          April 8, 2015 Jack’s Fund 6th year attending St.Charles North Health Fair Our table is always given…

Sunscreen Donation to LifeGuards

Jul 10 2015

Glen Ellyn Park District Sunset Pool LifeGuards Jack’s Fund has donated sunscreen to the Glen Ellyn Park District Lifeguards at Sunset Pool…

Sunscreen Donation to Football Team

Jul 01 2015

Real Men Wear Sunscreen 2015 State Champion Hitters Football Glenbard West High School football players applying sunscreen during July and August football…

7th Graders join the fight against skin cancer

Apr 29 2015

Jack’s Fund invited to participate in Problem Based Learning at Hadley Junior. Subject:  Stop Melanoma … Stop Tanning! As a way to…

Crate & Barrel Awareness Event

May 30 2015

May is Melanoma Awareness Month Longtime employee and founding board member of The Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Foundation, Rhoda Spohn, shared…

$10,000 Matching Funds Disbursed to Research

May 20 2010

Volley for the Cure raises $5,000 for Jack’s Fund. Jack’s Fund matches donations and presents check for $10,000 to the research efforts…

Sunscreen Initiative

Apr 17 2008

$12,000 DUPAGE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES GET SUNSCREEN DONATIONS FOR SKIN CANCER PROTECTION Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Fund Delivering 2,500 Bottles of…

Check Yourself!

Jan 19 2015

The difference between a mole and melanoma explained Friday, January 16, 2015 – WOMEN’S DAY With the number of skin cancer cases…