Brendan Borek High Tides Memorial Fund
Brendan Borek loved to surf. He spent many hours on the beach with his friends waiting for the incoming high tides-which brought about the best surfing conditions. So it was a natural for his friends to wish him “high tides” during his struggle with cancer.
In keeping with that same shared feeling of community good will, Brendan’s Fund strives to provide “High Tides” conditions for Cape May County and Atlantic County families who have a child or young adult with cancer.
In 2015 we established the Brendan Borek Endowed Fund at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The endowed fund provides services to Cape May and Atlantic County pediatric cancer patients and their families. These “access to care” services include but are not limited to Food, Travel, Hotel and other services during the child’s illness. This endowed fund guarantees access to care to present and future generations of ill children.
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The 18th Annual Artists & Friends Art Show for Brendan's Fund will be held on Tuesday, August 31, 2018 at the Avalon Yacht Club, 7th & The Bay, Avalon, NJ from 6 - 9 PM. This is a beautiful event with complimentary hors d'oeuvres, artwork created by our artists and...read more
Registration for the 2018 Low Tide Beach Ride is open. Fun for the whole family. Ride is to the 32nd St. Pier and back (weather permitting). Registration & Check In: 5 pm on 9th Street Beach in Avalon, NJ. Littles go first around 6ish, Bigs to follow after Littles...read more
Brendan's Fund has been helping pediatric cancer patients and their families for more than 26 years. Net proceeds from our events assist the families of Cape May and Atlantic County with access to care gift cards through the Brendan Borek Endowed Fund at the...read more