About the Contest

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It’s simple: tell the Jimmy Fund what your big fundraising idea is and how to get people involved. It can be an event, an app, a product, a corporate promotion, something new on social media – anything goes!

Think big – consider all the logistics involved, including costs, planning, marketing, volunteers, and sustainability year after year. Your idea should have a goal of raising at least $100,000, and creativity counts! The judges will be examining all aspects of your idea.

GRAND PRIZE: A 7-night trip to the Caribbean, Red Sox and Patriots experience packages, and more

FINALIST PRIZES: $2,000 in gift cards, Red Sox and Patriots tickets, and more

Grab your thinking cap, your friends, and whatever else you need to succeed and submit your fundraising ideas by Sunday, April 21, 2013. Win a chance to present your big idea on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 to a panel of prominent CEOs and business leaders representing well-known national organizations including:

Joshua Bekenstein
Managing Director
Bain Capital Partners
Daniel Kraft
President
The Kraft Group - International
Roger Berkowitz
President & CEO
Legal Sea Foods
John Legere
President & CEO
T-Mobile
Ken Canestrari
President
HomeGoods
Larry Lucchino
President & CEO
Boston Red Sox
Bill Fine
President & General Manager
WCVB-TV/Channel 5
Stacy Madison
Founder
Stacy's Pita Chip Company
Paul Fireman
Founder, Reebok
Chairman, Fireman Capital Partners
Robert Reynolds
President & CEO
Putnam Investments
John Grady
President
Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub
Laura Sen
President & CEO
BJ's Wholesale Club
Joseph Kelley
President, New England Division
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company