On July 29th, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services unveiled the Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer. A Call to Action is a science-based document used to stimulate the nation’s support to solve a major health crisis.
Our mission is to increase awareness for melanoma prevention, provide information and services on skin cancer detection, and support melanoma patients through education of the latest treatments.
Are You At Risk?
Do I frequently work or play in the sun between the hours of 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM without wearing protective clothing?
Times Square — New York, NY
A 72’ x 41’ digital media screen delivers our message at the world’s most famous thoroughfare, Times Square. This massive LED system gives our foundation a unique opportunity to deliver our public service announcements to the over 300,000 pedestrians and another 115,000 drivers that pass this iconic space…
Garden City Country Club — Garden City, NY
Join us for the 15th Annual Mollie’s Fund Golf Outing. Spend the day on the golf course followed by cocktails, silent auction, dinner and live auction to benefit the Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation. You may register for this event by using our online registration form.
National Harbor, MD — Baltimore, MD
Immunotherapy Patient Forum for the Treatment of Melanoma, Leukemia, Lung and Genitourinary Cancers, Mollie’s Fund is a proud advocacy partner…
News & Developments
Our PSA is aired in all NYC cabs this week. Cara Biggane encouraged New Yorkers and visitors to avoid tanning beds during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
Jack and Maggie Biggane met in Newark, NJ with Anna Marie Farro (Moving for Melanoma, Delaware) and Neil Springer (Peggy Springer Melanoma Foundation, Cherry Hill, NJ) to discuss possible collaborations.
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Board of Health unanimously voted to adopt Article 177, “Tanning Facilities”. The department will assume regulatory authority over indoor tanning facilities…
Mollie’s fund is endorsing new guidelines suggested by Bloomberg and the Health Dept. about regulations for tanning beds.
“Summer Rush Hour Commute” listeners on Friday afternoons and evenings will be encouraged to remember the importance of sun protection.
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