Upcoming Events - Save The Date

Our mission is to save lives through education about the prevention
and early detection of skin cancer, especially melanoma.

The Foundation’s vision is “to educate children throughout the country and give them
the skills necessary to make healthy sun safety choices throughout their lives.”
As the Foundation grows we will continue to advocate for school districts throughout
the country to require sun safety education as part of their curriculum.

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Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation
Upcoming Events & Save The Date

Volunteer and Community Service hours are given, please contact the Foundation and sign up today!

Run From The Rays 5K Run/Walk with the Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - Sign-up click here Location: Boca Raton, FL US 33431 Directions Type: Run or Run/Walk, Virtual Race Events Event Time Price Details 5K Run/walk 7:00AM EDT $30 Registration ends April 22, 2017 at 11:59am EDT One Mile Run Walk (Age 17+) 8:00AM...

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Our largest fundraiser of the year is on February 6th at The Breakers.

At this time, we are reaching out to see If anyone has a service or tangible item that they wish to donate, and help us succeed at our silent auction. Please contact the Foundation. 561-655-9655 or...

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 Congratulations, you purchased sunscreen. Let’s make sure you are using is correctly.

Kudos to all you sunscreen users, who have heeded the statistical data regarding the prevention of skin cancer. It’s a great feeling to prepare for a day outside, especially when the UV index is really extreme. You wouldn’t go outside on a rainy day without your...

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Do you know that men are more likely to get skin cancer than women?

Why Are Men More Likely Than Women to Get Skin Cancer? Men tend to get more sun exposure than women. Men spend more time outside over their lifetimes than women, and they’re more likely to work outdoors than women. Women’s personal care products, like moisturizer and...

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“A Pound of Prevention is worth a Pound of Cure” and a bad sunburn

“A Pound of Prevention is worth a Pound of Cure” and a bad sunburn (Click here to listen : Podcast) Every time you tan or burn, you increase your risk of skincancer. “Next time  you are outdoors, plan ahead.” The summer is upon us, and people who live in high risk...

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The SunSmart America™ K-12 Curriculum and Resources help promote sun safety education, prevention and early detection of skin cancer.

SunSmart America™ Resources

SunSmart America™ Resources

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SunSmart America™ Training

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SunSmart America™ Schools

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Palm Beach County Teachers

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Contact the Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation

The Melanoma Foundation is one of the first organizations in the country that has been on the cutting edge of skin cancer preventive education and the only organization in Florida. After extensive review of health education literature, the Foundation selected the successful SunSmart curricula from Australia on which to base its many programs and adapt to local educational standards and environment. The Foundation utilizes SunSmart America™ for grades K-12.

Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation
v: 561-655-9655 | f: 561-655-9650
2751 S. Dixie Highway, Suite 2A, West Palm Beach, Florida 33405

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