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.

Watch our 25th Anniversary Video

Donate or Create a Memorial

Featured Events

2nd SandBarre Event

NEW:  2nd SandBarre Event added: Saturday August 4th, 9:15am, as part of the "Block Party on Dune" Class will be held at the Open Pavillion, Stone Harbor Recreation. Sharon Young will be there selling Beauty Counter Sunscreen Mist with proceeds also benefitting...

read more


AUGUST 8, 2018 ~ 6:30—9:30 PM THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. ART BAR FOR BRENDAN’S FUND THE CIRCLE TAVERN AT THE PRINCETON 21st Street & The Circle, Avalon $50 PER PERSON (Includes: Instruction by Valerie Waywell, Art Set Up, Food & (1) Beverage Of Your...

read more

8th Annual LTBR – RESULTS

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