The RITA (Research Is The Answer) Foundation, Inc. is a Jacksonville based volunteer non profit organization. Our mission is to raise awareness and money to help in the fight against all cancers, with emphasis on breast cancer. These may include clinical research, basic research, education, awareness, and patient related breast cancer programs. We will generate revenue through special fund raising events; donate all net proceeds as unrestricted grants; operate with no salary expense or overhead expenses. All funds will be donated to 501(c)(3) programs in the greater Jacksonville, Florida area.
Phil Greer, Sherill Herzfeld, and Stephen Aten from Tom Bush The Mixed RITA event, co-founded by Sherill and Gary Herzfeld in 2017, had net proceeds of $ 33,500.00 in their second year. On July 18, the Mayo Clinic Jacksonville received $ 14,500.00 which was placed...read more
The Mixed RITA event, co-founded by Sherill and Gary Herzfeld in 2017, had net proceeds of $ 33,500.00 in their second year. On July 25, Baptist Medical Center received $ 18,000.00 which fully funded the Mixed RITA Prostate Cancer Endowment at $ 25,000.00. This...read more
The SenioRITAs 2018 registration opens on July 31, 2018. Make to reserve your spot early as they fill up quickly! See the SenioRITAs page for the full schedule of events including the Kick Off Party, auction and cocktail party, pro-exhibition, and more.read more