Jimmy Fund Walk team walking their way

Thank you to everyone who walked in the 2021 Jimmy Fund Walk: Your Way and to those who donated. No matter where you chose to walk, your steps helped fuel the lifesaving research and patient care that make Dana-Farber Cancer Institute special.

There is still time to support the walkers. Cancer doesn’t stop, so neither will we.


Did you miss the Celebration Broadcast and Walk activities? Visit the Walk Week Experience Site!


Two walkers walking their way

1. Register

Interested in walking in 2022? Registration will start in February!

Young walker with his Finisher's medal

2. Fundraise

Reach out to friends and family using Facebook Fundraisers, social media posts, and our email templates.

Walker and his dog

3. Walk

Take steps to defy cancer by joining us on October 2, 2022!

Past Jimmy Fund Walkers on the Boston Marathon course

Walk In-person

  • Boston Marathon® Course Experience with 4 fully supported route options and 12 refueling stations
  • Walk day swag & apparel (T-shirt, Medal, Hat, Bib)
  • Finish Line Celebration with access to swag, refreshments, and more
  • $330 fundraising commitment ($130 for under 18)
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Walk Virtually

  • Create your own route
  • Walk day swag & apparel (T-shirt, Medal, Hat for first-timers, Bib)
  • Access to virtual programming
  • $100 fundraising commitment ($25 for under 18)
Learn More
Jimmy Fund Walkers walking their way



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The Dana-Farber Campaign: 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.

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