How to Help
Shop for a Good Cause!
Take a look at our featured Cause Marketing partners and shop for a great cause!
The following corporations have partnered with the MRF to bring you deals on their products while also giving back to the melanoma community by donating a portion of the proceeds from their sales to the MRF!
PLATINUM LEVEL PARTNERS
Our Platinum Level Partners are our most generous corporate partners and sponsors, contributing $10,000 or more each year through in-kind and monetary donations. Their dedication and commitment to advocate, educate and fundraise for a cure for melanoma is unparalleled.
Cabana Life is a women-owned business on a mission to prevent skin cancer with sun safe solutions that make healthy living easy. Cabana Life is the Miles for Melanoma 5k run/walk program’s National Apparel Partner. Founded by a melanoma survivor, we create styles that fuse fashion and function to elevate your wardrobe every day to vacay. Our designs feature luxe UPF 50+ fabrics, flattering silhouettes and original prints to keep you protected while feeling & looking your best.
Neutrogena is the MRF’s National Prevention Sponsor. They sponsor all 16 Miles for Melanoma events and provide in-kind donations for our gala program and patient symposia series.
GOLD LEVEL PARTNERS
Our Gold Level Partners contribute in a variety of ways. Some give a monthly or yearly percentage back, take part in melanoma awareness month, provide in-kind donations for our Miles for Melanoma programs and galas, and others promote the importance of melanoma education and awareness to their customer base.
Panama Jack is an in-kind sponsor for various MRF events and programs. Panama Jack helps spread awareness of melanoma and educates their community by including MRF co-branded literature in their online orders.
BloqUV provides sun safe in-kind and monetary support throughout the year to help educate and promote a sun safe lifestyle. This May, in honor of melanoma awareness month BloqUV will be donating 5% of their sales to the MRF. Click here to shop today!
Devils Backbone Brewing Company
Devils Backbone Brewing Company is the Official Beverage Partner of the MRF. Devils Backbone supports the MRF through monetary and in-kind support of the Miles for Melanoma program, Gala program and CommUNITY Fundraisers. They are dedicated to educating their community through the distribution of MRF educational materials online and in their breweries.
Low Ultraviolet (L.U.V.) was founded in 2019 and their mission is to educate and protect the public from skin cancer. After founder and CEO Erica Sullivan experienced her own skin cancer scare at the young age of 21, she set out to create a safe, fashionable and sustainable UPF 50+ lifestyle brand. L.U.V. donates proceeds throughout the year.
LUV was founded by a melanoma survivor, Nicole, who wanted to give back and raise awareness. Some of LUV’s products are UV-sensitive, like the UV beads on their bracelets. LUV supports the melanoma community by including the MRF’s educational material in care packages sent to melanoma patients, and has donated a portion of all proceeds of sales directly to the MRF’s Education Institute. Nicole believes that educating families and patients is key in both preventing melanoma and understanding how to move forward once diagnosed.
Wallaroo Hat Company donates a portion of their yearly proceeds to the MRF and other organizations fighting skin cancer. They provide sun safe in-kind support for various MRF events and programs year round.
Veronica Beard is a mix of cool, classic and chic with the motto to “look good, feel good, do good.” Keep an eye out for upcoming shopping events at a Veronica Beard location near you, where a portion of proceeds from your sale will be donated back to the MRF to fund melanoma research. This opportunity is made possible by Veronica Beard’s #VBGIVESBACK philanthropic initiative in partnership with the Live4Life Foundation.
Great Soles provides in-kind support to various MRF events and programs year round. With every purchase of the Dusk Ombre sock and Black Jules Ballet sock, Great Soles will provide a monetary giveback during Melanoma Awareness Month.
SiO Beauty’s mission is to help women feel comfortable and confident in their own skin. A leader in product innovation, SiO’s portfolio consists of skincare solutions that are transformative, supported by clinical studies, safe and affordable. SiO will be featured at Veronica Beard’s #VBGivesBack Event May 9 – May 14 in NYC where 5% of all event sales will go to the Melanoma Research Foundation. You can also select Skin Cancer at checkout as your cause of choice for proceeds from your sale to be donated back to the MRF through the Live4Life Foundation.
You will be greeted with a big smile and warm welcome when you visit Rosabella Winery. The husband-and-wife owners and winemakers of this small winery produce a variety of award-winning wines sure to please any palate along with wine slushies, wine floats, and sangrias. The food menu includes delicious pizzas, sandwiches, small bites, and cheesecake flights. The dog friendly patios and spacious tasting room are ideal for gathering with family and friends.
During the month of May Rosabella Winery will donate $1 from every bottle of Zoom Zoom Peach, Sheriff Dominic Pinot Grigio and pitcher of Zoom Zoom Sangria sold to honor our friend who was lost to stage 4 metastatic melanoma. We are also selling tickets for a basket which includes a $100 Rosabella gift card, 4 bottles of Rosabella wine and lots of other goodies. All proceeds will be donated to the MRF.
OTHER WAYS TO GIVE
Are you looking for a new way to give back to the MRF? Take a look at some of the organizations the MRF works with for new ways to give back to the melanoma community.
Cars2Charities will donate 50-70% of total proceeds when a vehicle is sent to auction and sold.
Facebook fundraisers are easy to step up for any special occasion. Set up a fundraiser for your birthday or add a donate button to any post to fundraise for a cause you are passionate about. It is one of the easiest ways to give back by asking friends, family members and co-workers to donate in honor of you.
ONE STEP AWAY FROM MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Interested in partnering with the MRF?
Email [email protected] for more information today!