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Our Annual Reports highlight our accomplishments, provide updates on our continuing programs, and recognize our donors, sponsors, and advocates. We are deeply grateful for all the support we receive. Thank you to everyone who helps Families Fighting Flu fulfill its mission of saving lives!

2017 Annual Report of Activities

2016 Annual Report of Activities

2015 Annual Report of Activities

2014 Annual Report of Activities

2013 Annual Report of Activities

Families Fighting Flu is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that operates solely on donations from individuals and organizations who support our mission and share our goals. Our policies and activities are determined by the member families and medical experts who make up our Board of Directors. We do not advocate on behalf of any flu vaccine manufacturers or endorse any specific flu vaccine products.

We deeply appreciate the support of our donors and sponsors. Thank you!

2017 Sponsors

  • AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals 

  • Bombshell Beer Company 

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 

  • Genentech 

  • GlaxoSmithKline 

  • Holly Springs Pharmacy LLC 

  • Quidel 

  • Sanofi Pasteur, U.S. 

  • Seqirus Inc. 

  • AmazonSmile Foundation 

  • Giving Assistant 

  • Goodshop


2017 Annual Fund Donors

The following is a list of donors to our unrestricted 2017 annual operating fund. Thank you for your generosity!

Visionaries ($5,000+) 

Richard and Alissa Kanowitz: The Amanda Kanowitz Foundation

Joe and Serese Marotta

Pacesetters ($2,000 - 4,999) 

Jennifer K. Pool and Christopher Miller

Bill and Deb Ward

Challengers ($1,000 - 1,999) 

Kennis and Joan Mann: Kendra's Legacy Foundation

Gary and Doris Stein

Sustainers ($500 – 999) 

William Gladstone

Joe and Jen Lastinger

Deborah Wexler, M.D. and Michael Mann

Supporters ($250 – 499) 

Margaret Harbour

Richard and Stacy Shafritz

Contributors ($100 – 249) 

Joseph and Sandy Baressi

Marni and Lenny Berse

Mike Bonjean

Cargile Family

Anne Dalton

Bonnie Deutsch

Claude Hanley

Edith Jardine

Dr. Henry Lin

Joseph and Barbara Marotta

Robert Metcalf III

Patrick Strutz

Kenny and Bonni Waters

Richard Yu


Associates ($50 – 99)

Dr. Kevin Ault

Carol Barkin

Wendy Berman Jensen

Gary and Gerry Blum

The Robert & Thea Capazzi Foundation

EverThrive Illinois

Matos Family

Jessica Richman

Don Sauda

Roberta Sauve

Cheryl and Roger Schneier

Sonja Schroeder

Susan Shyer

Phyllis Smolev


Friends (up to $49) 

Dr. Jon S. Abramson

M.H. and Vickie Austin

Nathan, Betty, and Grant Bergschneider

Mark Campbell

Crystal Cline

Cassandra Marie Day

George and Barb DeOrnellas

Tom Donofrio

Emily Dow

Robert and Wrennie Edwards

Vince and Kim Edwards

Ada Egbuji

Terry and Nancy Flynn

Jim and Jeanne Ford

Reggie Fulks

Regina Green

Diana M. Gregory

Shana Hamill

Emma Hanrahan

Brian Hargrove

Shirley Hill

Jack and Margaret Jokisch

Mr. & Mrs. Donald R. Mason

Teresa A. Nash

Trudy Norbury

Harold and Joann Parlier

Nancy Randall

John and Chris Tierney

Ms. Charlotte Moser

Martha K. Wewer

Donald and Irene Wilson




2017 Rock Out the Flu Sponsors

Our Rock Out the Flu gala event took place on February 25, 2017 in Washington, D.C. and was a huge success, raising over $49,000 for the organization! A special thank you to FFF Board of Directors members Doris and Gary Stein for organizing this event. 

We deeply appreciate the generous support from our event sponsors!


Bobby Van's Grill

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

Optimity Advisors


Immunization Action Coalition



Kristina Park

Magellan Health

Mitchell Eye Institute


Stein Family

Wells Fargo Advisors


Biagioni Family

Casey Nolan

Feinstein Kean Healthcare

Marenburg Family

Molly Wilkinson

Nancy Ross

Willcox Family



Previous Donors & Sponsors:

2016 Donors

2016 Sponsors

2015 Donors

2015 Sponsors

2014 Donors

2014 Sponsors

2013 Donors

2013 Sponsors


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