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Expect Miracles Foundation, formerly Mutual Funds Against Cancer, was one of thousands of organizations to take part in the second annual #GivingTuesday, which encourages people to give to charity after the excesses of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Expect Miracles Foundation is a leading advocate in the fight against cancer within the financial service industry. With a goal to expand its mission by supporting cancer programs and initiatives in communities on the West Coast, Expect Miracles Foundation was deeply moved by the newly expanded Art Therapy Program at the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach.
The Expect Miracles Foundation (EMF)—Financial Services Against Cancer continues its strong commitment to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute through its golf tournaments and special events. To date, Expect Miracles Foundation’s partnership has raised more than $5.5 million for Dana-Farber, with recent funds supporting our Belfer Institute for Applied Cancer Science.
More than 400 party-goers raised $150,000 at the Expect Miracles Foundation's 8th annual Expect Miracles Wine & Spirits event. The foundation is the lead supporter at the Belfer Institute at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. From left, Franks Strauss, founder and chairman, Expect Miracles Foundation; Ray D'Arcy, former CEO, Interactive Data Corp.' Christina Thirkell, executive director, Expect Miracles Foundation; and Dr. Edward Benz, president & CEO, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
From left, Don Gignac of State Street, Shaun Real, of Ernst & Young, Red Sox mascot Wally the green Monster, and Joe Grainger and Mark Michel of Ernst & Young joined more than 400 business executives from more than 60 top financial firms in the country for the 17th annual Expect Miracles East Coast Classic golf tournament, which raised more than $1 million for cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and cancer patient care initiatives nationwide.