Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation

2751 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Contact Number: 561.655.9655
Founder and President: Deborah Kann Schwarzberg
About Charity:

The Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation has been working to raise awareness about prevention and early detection of skin cancer, especially melanoma. The Foundation’s vision is to educate communities on the importance of primary prevention and seeing a dermatologist yearly. The Sun Smart America curriculum and Students Against Melanoma Clubs educate students K-12 about sun safety. RDK and Hall of Fame baseball player, Mike Schmidt, launched The Mike Schmidt Sun Smart USA program in 2017. This grassroots program strives to protect the public at beaches, parks and stadiums with sunscreen dispensers inspiring life-long habits for prevention of skin cancer.

Upcoming Events:
Jan. 20: RDK Melanoma Foundation’s 21st Annual Luncheon & Fashion Show “Eclipse 2020”; The Breakers Palm Beach; $375, 10:30 a.m. silent auction, noon luncheon and fashion show featuring J. Mendel