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October 2017

Event Recap: Strike Out Coats 1st Annual Bowl-a-thon

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

We raised $15,000 with our bowl-a-thon, thanks to all of our wonderful sponsors and bowlers! Huge thanks to our friends, family and the St. Ignatius Varsity and JV lacrosse teams and their coaches for joining us on Sunday, April 29th for our first annual “Strike Out Coats” bowling event. Chair Michele Pallari, board member Alexandra Morgan and team, Coralee McDermott, Dawn Hahn, Debi Spiers, Joann Cunnane, Linda Delahunty, Gerry Sangiacomo, Jill Stinn, Meagan McGovern and Mia Pallari created a fun…

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Service for Sight Event at Santa Clara University

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

We are proud to announce that we will be co-sponsoring Santa Clara University‘s sorority fundraiser for the Service for a Sight Foundation. This foundation donates money to build schools, purchase equipment, and create programs for children and adults with visual impairments. It also funds organizations that teach and assist families to meet the needs of their visually impaired child starting from birth. This fundraiser is perfectly suited to the JMCDF mission and we wish the ladies of Santa Clara all the…

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2nd Pediatric Retinal Vascular Disease Conference Photos and Recap

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Jack McGovern Coats Disease Foundation (JMCDF) hosted the 2nd Pediatric Retinal Vascular Disease Conference in San Francisco, February 10-11, 2012. It was an amazing success. Doctors flew in from all across the world…Brazil, Japan, and all across the United States. Through the generosity of the JMCDF, there is no registration fee for the medical professionals who will attend the meeting. This is a time to share ideas, network and will be held at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco on Union Square.…

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2010: A Fashion Benefit for the Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thanks to Claudia Ross and her team at Cross Marketing, all “eyes” were on us as we raised funds and awareness for Coats’ Disease. This debilitating retinal disease affects many young children and adults and our foundation is leading the way to funding research. Within Jack’s lifetime thanks to all of you, we know that he and others will regain their eyesight and stop this disease. We look forward to this annual event where we can come together, have fun…

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December 2017

2016 RARE DISEASE DAY: HELP US RAISE AWARENESS

December 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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2016 RARE DISEASE DAY: HELP US RAISE AWARENESS

December 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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February 2018

Rare Disease Awareness Day

February 28
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August 2018

Coats’ Disease Awareness Day

August 17

What is Coats' Disease Awareness Day? Coats' Disease Awareness Day takes place on August 17th to shine a light on this rare disease. It is a day for all Coats' patients, parents, families, friends, physicians, and anyone who knows someone with Coats' Disease to spread the word about this disease and help our efforts to donate funds for research. Our vision is to find a cure for Coats’ Disease, a rare eye disorder that can cause blindness. Why? There is…

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12th Annual Golf Tournament and Dinner

August 23 @ 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Crystal Springs Golf Course, 6650 Golf Course Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010 United States

Our annual golf tournament and dinner is our biggest fundraiser of the year. Please mark your calendar for Thursday, August 23, and plan to come out and join the festivities.         Event Timeline Registration opens at 10:30 am Shotgun start at 12:00 pm Reception & Dinner at 5:00 pm     Sponsorship & Non-Golf Information Download PDF                   Download and print the Sponsorship packet (above) and return the Form with payment to: Jack McGovern…

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October 2018

Inaugural Cure Coats’ 5K Run & 1K Kids Fun Run

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sierra Point Marina, 500 Sierra Point Pkwy
Brisbane, CA 94005 United States

Join us on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at Sierra Point Marina in Brisbane, CA, for our first ever run/walk fundraiser! This is a rain or shine event. The 5K run and 1K Kids Fun Run will both start from Sierra Point Marina. These event races are a fundraiser to benefit the Jack McGovern Coats' Disease Foundation to get us one step closer to finding a cure. Enter our event as an individual or build your own team…

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