CureNFwithJack and Pandora's Box

Burke, Jack Burke

It has been a while since our last update and lots has happened. So many people continue to keep Jack in their thoughts and actions. We had a record breaking Yard Sale in July, Allison Maffei and her children did a coffee and donut fundraiser which educated about 100 NEW people about NF while raising over $1,000.00. The Budds Family. The Moss Family. The Flynn Family and their daughter Emma. Instead of birthday presents, she asked for donations for CNFWJ. 11 years old. Our 2nd Annual CureNfwithJack Palm Beach Golf Tournament is coming up on September 26th. You can register to play or...

Beating Cancer

So it will take not one hero but many. Sharp — a Nobel Prize-winning molecular biologist who studies the genetic causes of cancer — is recruiting special-forces units to fight back. For the past four years, he has been wrangling dream teams funded by Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C), an organization started by entertainment-industry figures unhappy with the progress being made against America’s most deadly disease. Cancer still kills in large numbers: an estimated 580,350 people will die of the disease in the U.S. this year, according to the National Cancer Institute. Another 1.7 million cases...