100 percent of every rider-raised dollar goes directly to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The PMC donated a record-breaking $63 million to Dana-Farber in 2019, bringing the PMC's 40-year fundraising total to $717 million.
When you register for the PMC, you are signing up for a fundraising mission first, and a bike
Commit, you’ll figure it out. You’ll have plenty of help along the way.
For over 40 years with unwavering commitment, PMC riders and volunteers have encouraged hundreds of thousands of donors to give to the PMC. They have built a solid foundation of grassroots fundraising that has inspired several leading PMCers to make exceptional gifts and commitments in these most trying of times. Your commitment to fundraising is critically important. The PMC’s 100% passthrough and its 41-year history of dedication to funding lifesaving cancer research and treatment resonates with all donors – large and small.
Be a part of the PMC. A Virtual Rider is someone who supports the PMC’s mission by fundraising.
Virtual Riders have no fundraising commitment and have access to all PMC fundraising tools. As a Virtual Rider, you can ride your own long-distance route, log miles over time, or never get on a bike. As a Virtual Rider, you make a difference because you are committed to raising funds to cure cancer.
Every Pan-Mass Challenge rider is required to agree to and sign the fundraising commitment and release of liability and assumption of risk when registering to ride the PMC.
No one is able to register or participate without agreeing to the following waivers.
Update for 2020: Unlike in other years, the PMC will NOT charge the credit card of a rider who has not met his or her 2020 fundraising commitment.