The DONNA Foundation is a private non-profit organization in Northeast Florida producing the only marathon in the U.S. dedicated to breast cancer research, awareness and care. The DONNA mission is to passionately raise funds for ground breaking breast cancer research and support people living with breast cancer.
The DONNA Foundation provides financial assistance for the critical needs of those living with breast cancer. To date, The DONNA Foundation has served more than 10,000 families. The DONNA Foundation also helped to develop and maintain the Mayo Clinic Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program. Ongoing funding from the foundation make it possible for the laboratory team not only to conduct state of the art breast cancer research, including the widely publicized Triple Negative Breast Cancer Vaccine Trials, but also provide genomics support for studies in all cancers..
Since its launch in 2008, The DONNA Foundation has contributed $4.5 million towards its vision to finish breast cancer.