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The Melanoma Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are deductible from Federal income taxes to the maximum extent consistent with IRS regulations and individual taxpayer circumstances.

Your financial support provides free life-saving services to high school and middle school students and adults.
MEF has no fundraising salaries. There are several ways to contribute.

Direct Contributions

1. Online contribution with credit card or debit card

2. By check or money order
mailed to MEF, 7 Jones Road, Peabody, MA 01960.

3. By credit card or debit card mailed or by phone.

Phone contributions: 978-535-3080.

Download a contribution form

Sunday, November 3, 2024 - TCS New York City Marathon

2019 Starting Line
2019 Marathon Starting Line ©NY Times

The Melanoma Education Foundation has been a NYRR official charity partner for the past 12 years

For information about who we are and how we save lives
visit our website and watch our video at

If you would like to run the 2024 NYC Marathon with your deposit fully refunded if you later gain entry through the lottery
send an email message to or call him at 978-535-3080 for more information.

If you decide to run in 2024 our fundraising requirement is $3000, the minimum mandated by NYRR.

We also reimburse NYRR runner registration fees, provide personal
NYRR-endorsed online custom training programs to f irst-time marathoners,
free fundraisng pages where runner's supporters can contribute, and complimentary pro-running shirts.
Matching corporate contributions from runners and supporters count toward the mimum requirement


Workplace payroll deduction via America's Charities

The Melanoma Education Foundation is designated to receive workplace payroll deductions
if your company is enrolled in America's Charities. Click here for more information.

Benevity Causes also provides services for corporate and employee giving.

Corporate Matching Contributions

Many companies have matching gift programs that double the support received from employees.
MEF has received matching contributions from these corporations among others:

American Express


Goldman Sachs


Facebook members are invited to post birthdays and other fundraising events to support MEF

Thank you for your support!