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.

For more information, please contact communityfundraising@jefferson.edu.

 

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Preserving the Love's Night Out on the Town
Hilton Philadelphia, Penn's Landing

Benefiting oncofertility research at Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Janet Doherty organized Preserving the Love: A Night Out on the Town to support cancer patients preserving their fertility in the hopes that after treatment they can fulfill their family plans. She has teamed up with Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCC) to fund research to investigate mechanisms for improving fertility preservation outcomes for cancer patients. One hundred percent of the proceeds from the annual Night Out on the Town fundraiser will go to the oncofertility research program at SKCC.     

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Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure
Philadelphia Art Museum

The annual Race for the Cure is a milestone event in Philadelphia every year. Support Jefferson’s role in Philadelphia and with the Susan G. Komen Foundation by joining the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center’s team at Jefferson.edu/RaceForTheCure today! Questions? Contact  Celeste.Vaughan-Briggs@jefferson.edu.


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Eagles Autism Challenge
Philadelphia, PA

Benefiting autism research and programs at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, CHOP, and Drexel.

Team Captain, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, is calling all employees, students, faculty, alumni, and friends at Abington, Aria, Center City, East Falls, and Kennedy campuses to participate in this city-wide event. Gather your family, friends, colleagues, and classmates to join Team Jefferson and show Philadelphia how proud we are to be a beneficiary partner in this new and important initiative. Join Team Jefferson today!

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The Fourth Annual Amy’s Ride/Run/Walk Against Pancreatic Cancer
Quakertown, PA

Benefiting Pancreatic Cancer Surgical Research Fund at Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Amy’s Ride/Run/Walk is an annual fundraiser designed for individuals and families. Choose between 4 event options that include a recreational family walk, 5k run or two cycling options of 24 or 42 miles. This pet-friendly family event includes entertainment and access to an adjacent large open-air Arts Festival.  Organized by 9 siblings of Amy (Cygan) Spier who lost her battle with pancreatic cancer on November 29, 2014. The event benefits the Pancreatic Cancer Surgical Research Fund at Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center.

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