Events


April 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
Dreyfoos School of the Arts “Students Against Melanoma (SAM) Club” Graduation Dinner/Award Ceremony. See the next Generation of Leaders receive the honors, they so deserve, as they reflect on the amazing community service that was carried out during their high school years. Invited: local Commissioners, Representatives and Congressmen. Cheesecake Factory, City Place.
 
May 5, 2014 - 10:00am
The Wilson Academy of Royal Palm Beach wants to become a “Sun Safe” school. See how a school can give a student the best education by empowering them to make critical sun safe choices to promote a healthy life. Celebration and Awareness! The Director of the school is battling melanoma and is choosing to take a leadership position and protect her students and their families from suffering a similar fate.
 
May 6, 2014 - 12:30pm
The Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation is excited to announce a new initiative.

Young Friends of the Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation* will be forming to include individuals who wish to bring the critical message of sun safety, prevention and early detection into their communities, pubic and private schools/clubs, and circle of friends.

Join us for lunch at the Foundation’s Executive Offices May 6, 2014 12:30 PM
The Palm Beach Post Building
Press Cafe
2751 S. Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, FL 33405

At this initial meeting you will get a brief understanding of the Foundation’s mission, exchange questions and answers regarding the goals of this group, while you share your personal thoughts and opinions. Most of you are already engaged leaders; your input is very valuable to us, your experience is priceless.
 
May 10, 2014 - 6:15 am/Registration. 7:30/Swim. 8:15/Awards.


Sun Safety Awareness Bags, fun and activities for all ages until 11:00 am.

Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation, Ocean Rescue and Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation “Wipe out Melanoma” / “The Spring Ocean Mile Swim” at Kreusler Park! Our Foundation’s Yearly Melanoma Community Event celebrating Melanoma Awareness Month Nationwide.

Get a great UV Detection device and more!
 
May 13, 2014 - 5:00pm.
Melanoma Monday Art Contest in Schools Student Awards and Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation’s Melanoma Monday Proclamation. Palm Beach County School District Board Room. (Forest Hill & Davis)
 
May 15, 2014 - 6:30 - 8:00pm.
“STEM” (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), in conjunction with The South Florida Science Center. 20 fun interactive activities, experiments and demos that are sure to amaze! Look into the newest exhibit on sun safety, a Dermaview Machine and supporting education, donated by our Board Member and Pediatric Dermatologist, Dr. Manju George! Okeeheelee Middle School, where teacher and melanoma patient Brian Thomas is on staff and currently planning a walk to Washington, DC to speak about melanoma prevention.