Current News and Jack’s Fund Events

2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Dec 15 2020

Welcome Runners!  Welcome JMT Alumni!  We’re excited to announce the opening of the 2021 Chicago Marathon Registration.  Join us … learn more…

2020 Thanksgiving Newsletter

Dec 15 2020

We are thankful for you!  This year has been full of challenges, but it is a tradition here at Jack’s Fund to…

AAD: Can sunlight kill the Coronovirus?

May 28 2020

American Academy of Dermatology statement on the dangers of ultraviolet exposure ROSEMONT, Ill. (April 24, 2020) — Statement attributable to AAD President…

May 22, 2020: Don’t Fry Day

May 21 2020

Get Involved:  Resources for Community Engagement, Don’t Fry Day Promotion, Don’t Fry Day Graphics and Posters, School Activities and Social Media. Learn…

Don’t Fry Day – Friday before Memorial Day

May 21 2020

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Why We Run: Carrie (Berlin2020)

Feb 18 2020

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Sunscreen Recommendations for Children

Feb 01 2020

Parents and Coaches … Set a Good Example! What I’m Telling my Patients and Families about Sunscreen, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital…

Why We Run: Daniella (JMTNYC2019).

Nov 04 2019

I was looking for a group that raisies awareness and promotes the education to fight melanoma. My mom is a recent survivor…

Why We Run: Caroline Berger (JMTNYC2019)

Nov 03 2019

My grandfather, “Pa”, Joseph Wright’ passed away at age 76 from Melanoma. He had a wife of 51 years, 7 children, 13…

Why We Run: Scott Barrett (NYC2019)

Nov 03 2019

In 2015, my grandfather was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma that spread to his liver. He was told he had 6 months to…