Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk

Support “Nick’s Avengers” and you’ll be helping the Jimmy Fund continue their great work with cancer research.

Wanna Walk?

The Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk is on September 21st. Nick’s Avengers wants 100 walkers to raise $100,000. Join the team! All walkers receive a t-shirt.


Wanna Listen To Good Music, Eat Great Food & Buy Cool Stuff?

Nick’s Fight Jimmy Fund Walk Fundraiser September 7, 2014

2:00—5:00 PM

Cape Cod Tech, Harwich MA


Live & Silent Auction!

Autographed Red Sox memorabilia, Red Sox game packages with limo, Patriots packages, golf packages, training for your pooch, a homemade sailboat, furniture, pottery, weekend getaways, restaurant certificates, and so much more!


Brian Borun Pipe and Drum Band, Jessica Edgar (Cape Cod Symphony), dancers from the Kanaley School of Irish Dance, Siobhan Magnus (American Idol finalist), and other local talent!

Who are “Nick’s Avengers”?
From Guy Cecchi:

In April 2011, my son Nick, was diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic Aveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma. Three weeks before his diagnosis his cousin passed away from another rare form of Sarcoma. Three of Nick’s grandparents were also victims of Cancer.

Our lives, especially Nick’s, was to change dramatically that 4th day of April 2011. The treatment protocol was 54 weeks of Chemotherapy with 6 weeks of radiation thrown in. In reality the treatment lasted approximately 67 weeks due to the delays and hospital stays as a result of the severe side effects  of the treatment. On average he was in the hospital at least one week out of every month for 16 months. On Thanksgiving Day 2012 he ate his first meal since June 2011 and he began to put on the over 50 pounds he had lost. Shortly his hair returned as well as his energy for school and work.

Every 3 months there would be an MRI and CT scan to keep an eye on the tumor site as well as a spot on his lung. On January 2 of this year we got the news that his tumor had returned – meaning 12 more months of chemotherapy – so the battle continues.

One of the bright spots in the midst of this battle are the doctors, nurses, and support staff at the Jimmy Fund Clinic. So we, Nick’s Avengers, walk so that fewer children and ultimately no more children will have to suffer and/or lose their battle to this terrible disease.

To join Nick’s Avengers, and walk the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk, contact:

Guy Cecchi


To make a donation:


Mark your calendar for September 7th, and help support the Jimmy Fund.

Shepformation... The Shepley Newletter

  • Civic Rent: Beer for a Good Cause

    Where to Buy Civic Rent is a limited edition lager

    Read More
  • Virtual Andersen Seminars 2021

    Our Andersen dinner seminars are going virtual! Jo

    Read More
  • Getting Ready for ShepPay

    By Andrea Van Inwegen Are you ready to view and pa

    Read More

Newsletter Sign Up

Central Location:

Hyannis Office

216 Thornton Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone: 508-862-6200
Toll-free: 800-227-7969
Facsimile: 508-862-6012

Shepley Showcase

75 Ben Franklin Way, Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone: 508-862-6228
Toll-free: 877-909-7227
Facsimile: 508-862-6047

Nantucket Office

6 Lovers Lane, Nantucket, MA 02554
Phone: 508-325-0400
Facsimile: 508-325-0359

Wellfleet Office

2238 Route 6, Wellfleet, MA 02667
Phone: 508-349-2280
Facsimile: 508-349-3078