Participants of the Run for Dana-Farber Running Programs community

Run with us to defy cancer

Run your favorite race while fundraising to support patient care and cancer research in Boston and around the world.

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CHOOSE THE RACE THAT WORKS FOR YOU

Whether you’re a seasoned runner or gearing up for your first 5K, choose your race and join the Dana-Farber running community to raise vital dollars.

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DANA-FARBER MARATHON CHALLENGE

April 17, 2023

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B.A.A. HALF MARATHON®

November 13, 2022

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ASICS FALMOUTH ROAD RACE

August 2023

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B.A.A. 5K®

April 15, 2023

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Jimmy Fund 5K & Fun Run
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JIMMY FUND 5K & FUN RUN

Summer 2023

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RUN ANY RACE

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Why I Run for Dana-Farber

Visit the Jimmy Fund Blog to learn about our runners’ motivations for supporting Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund’s lifesaving mission.

The Dana-Farber Campaign: Defy Cancer

JOIN US TO DEFY CANCER

The Dana-Farber Campaign supports the Institute and its mission to defy cancer by accelerating science, care, and expertise. During this multi-year fundraising effort, every dollar, every gift will be counted toward our ambitious goal. With your support and the collective support of our entire community of supporters, Dana-Farber will continue to lead the way to change the future of cancer. What happens here changes lives everywhere.

Help Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in discovery of groundbreaking cancer research

Revolutionary Science

Help Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in the battle against cancer with funds for patient care

Extraordinary Care

Help the Jimmy Fund in the battle against cancer with funds for science

Exceptional Expertise

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