Office of Institutional Advancement

Upcoming Events

We appreciate the support of those organizing the many community fundraising campaigns and upcoming events below. Each increase awareness and raise funds to further the mission of Jefferson. You can get involved by participating in upcoming events or by planning your own community fundraiser.

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Striking Out Cancer
Chickie’s & Pete’s | South Philadelphia, PA

Help Strike out Cancer by spending an evening hanging out at Chickie’s & Pete’s in South Philadelphia. This event features a three-hour open bar and happy hour appetizer buffet. Guest bartenders like Jon Marks, Ike Reese, Molly Sullivan, and Mike Jerrick will be there slinging drinks. Tickets can be purchased online for $40 with proceeds benefiting the research at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center.


An Evening of Hope
Independence Seaport Museum | Philadelphia, PA

Enjoy an evening looking out over the river at the Independence Seaport Museum while supporting Jefferson Weinberg ALS Center. Hosted by the Family Strong Foundation 4 ALS, the night will be fun-filled with food stations, live music, and an open bar. Bid on the silent auction items and help fund a cure for ALS.


11th Annual Get Your Rear in Gear
Please Touch Museum | Philadelphia, PA

Jefferson is a proud sponsor and beneficiary of the annual Get Your Rear in Gear event, a four-mile run, two-mile walk and kids’ fun run. Organized by Maria Grasso, the daughter of a former Jefferson patient who lost his battle with colon cancer, this Colon Cancer Coalition event raises awareness and support for colorectal cancer research and patient care at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Division of Colorectal Surgery, and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Jefferson Health.