My Supporters

Facebook Fundraisers $1,338.30
Joel Bard

Congratulations on another incredible year.

Gretchen Nash

Dear Steve, Ellen and Adam. Thank you for all you do to eliminate childhood cancers. I think of Jared often, smile whenever I remember that wonderful smile and spirit. With love, Gretchen

Michael Mignosa

Keep up the incredible work!

Ruth Abend
Stuart Braverman

Go Branfmans

Douglas Hoffman

Steven thank you for offering to share your gifts as an artist, teacher and compassionate human being with Alex. I am honored to support you in the Pan-Mass Challenge. Best, Doug Hoffman

Steven and Ellen Branfman

From Maxine Sneed

Richard Braverman
Corey Cutler
Steven and Ellen Branfman

From Aleka Akrivellis

Amalia Tagaris

Hi Steve! Hope all is well! Congrats on your team once again!

Sheryl Howard
Robin Hopper Swansong Society $25.00
R Hopper Swansong Society

Steve! You got this! Keep giving your best on your bike to beat an ugly disease! $125 from Swansong $100 from me as usual. Love you brother!

Steve Gans

Great job, Steven.

Aron Angel $118.00
Lois Ambash
Liz's Friends at The Potters School

In Memory of Liz Schaller-Bhuju

Cindy Bracker
Kathy Griffin
Dave Becker

Thanks for everything that you do Steven! It’s amazing!

richard milgrim

Ride On!

Lawrence Gorin

Steve,,,,, Best wishes to you and "The Team"

Jeff Zamek

Steven glad to donate. Jeff

Julaine McInnis

Your commitment to this important cause and your enduring love for Jared is so inspiring. Thank you for including us in your journey!!

Kevin Cedrone

Jared and the Branfman family will always be in the hearts of the Cedrone family.

Topher Cox
Joseph Ambash $200.00
Ellen Clancy

Steve and Team Kermit - Thank you for your amazing dedication and continuing efforts to help cancer patients and fund continuing research for a cure!

Paul Lewing
LaFavre LaFavre $75.00
Rob Bunting
Jeff Jurgens $50.00
William Frado $200.00
David Domeshek

Congrats on another successful PMC for Team Kermit!

Mark Bernfeld $250.00
Ann Schunior $30.00
Steven Gold
Danielle Pollard
Maggie Egger

In honor of Emily Lyman

Robert McNamara iii
Michael Baran

Hope you guys had a great ride!

Pedro Garrido

all my love and respect to you for all your loving kindness to your wonderful sons, for keeping their memory alive, and for inspiring the rest of us forever dads.

David Rimm
Andrew Lubow

Ride determined to wipe out this disease!

Richard Dempsey

Hi- Sorry this is late...Hope you had a great ride in memory of Jared. xxoo

Hope Kellman

Thank you for sharing these terrific stories that reflect Jared's heart and soul. I think of him often. Thank you for continuing to fight for a cure.

Joe Pelletier

Thank you, Team Kermit!

Jessica Stokes

Go Tigers!

Sarah Whitlock

For everyone touched by this disease... keep going!

wendy and Erik nelson
Mark Kieran

Best of luck!

Steven Cohen

An honor to be associated with Team Kermit. Hopefully I can pass the muster. Ride well on Sunday

David Oliver
Hope Tarbox $200.00
Julaine McInnis $50.00
Theodore Polansky $100.00
Pratiti Bandopadhayay

Good luck to Steven and all of the Team Kermit Riders! Thank you for helping find better treatments for children diagnosed with brain tumors!

Janet Fischer
Gabrielle Simone $50.00
Laurel Kaplan

Thanks you for riding!

Daniel Gubits

Go Team Kermit!!!

James C. King

Safe travels, Kermits... Love to you both... and Jared. -- Jim K

Sandra & Bob Kinzie
Laura Laats

Good luck!

Cindy Marshall
Maryann Girardi
David Vergara
Pam Mason

Go Team Kermit!

Andrew McDonnell

Go Steve!

Steve Dame $69.74
The Kennedy Family

Have a great ride, Branf and Team Kermit!!

Adam Tokarz

Good luck, guys!

Robert Hayward

I am with you in spirit.

Ted & Karen Koskores
Mike Di Rado

Good luck Steve to you and Team Kermit. Looks like a great weekend for the ride. Mike and Wendy

Brian Couper

Good luck Steve & team Kermit

Karen and David Cantor

Ride Safely!! We'll be thinking about you!! Love, Karen and David

Amy Morgan Zises
Norma Atkinson
Barbara Browne
Doris Fina

Jared lives on in our memories.

Ellen Schon

Have a great ride, Steve and Team Kermit! ????????????????????????

Tony Mastromatteo

Steven, Have a good ride. I read your most recent newsletter and really enjoyed reading about Jared! What an extraordinary young man. His life goes on through you, Ellen and Team Kermit! - Tony

Rosalie A Beith
nancy ernst

Sending best wishes for all riders and supporters of Team Kermit ! Our hearts will be with you this weekend and beyond! Nancy & Ken

Marilyn Ewer

The dedication of you and your team is wonderful! PMC and your exquisite pottery are inspirations! Thank you.

Glen Frick $120.00
Douglas Bush
Timothy Mckenna $100.00
Elizabeth Healey

I will always regret not personally knowing Jared but I love reading and hearing all about him. What an amazing young man who has left an incredible legacy behind! Have a great ride this weekend!

John Judge $30.00
Ruth van Mierlo

A big hug to you and your family.

Mark Issenberg $50.00
Sue Cline

Ride with Hope, Joy, and Peace.

Kate Mcelwee

Best of luck Steve & Team Kermit!

Dina Fiore

Wishing you much luck ! The Fiore Family

Mark Wilson

Thanks for fighting the good fight. Have a great ride!

Richard Yorra

Good luck this year, hope you get to see Dr. Yorra in Bourne!

Shannon Cashman
Alan & Mary Jane Snyder

Have a great weekend! We'll be thinking of you all with lots of love - Happy Trails - Alan & Mary Jane

Gayla and Michael Campbell

Go Team Kermit...Have a great ride!

Peter Simshauser

Steven: Kudos, and many thanks, for all the good that you do. Best wishes for another great ride!


Julie Ichikawa

Steven & Ellen, We will be thinking of you while you ride & Jared will be in our hearts. We hope that you & The Kermits have a wonderful ride. May the wind always be at your back. Allez! Julie & Jeff

Lisa Floryshak
Tom Wilmot

Good luck. Let's put an end to cancer.

Shelly Isaacs

As always - best of luck on your ride. Shelly & Barbara

Joanna Gilman

Steven, Thinking of you and Jared -- and wishing you a smooth ride! Great and important work...thank you. Joanna

Lori Karger $250.00
Lester Slate
Laurence Chafetz $180.00
Kathleen Ottina

Best wishes travel with you again, Team Kermit

John Guterson

We love you Steve and Ellen and Adam; and we love you Jared and will always treasure how you have touched us, inspired us forever. With love , John & Amy and the Guterson family

Alice Yabe

All the best to you Team Kermit! Your dedication and drive has given such hope to so many. Thank you for your relentless dedication.

Andrew Lubow

Hammer this f-ng disease into the dust. If you know what the meaning of Zedahkkah is your team lives it. Mr. B.

Chirag Shah

All the best!

Kenneth Sinclair

Thank you for your committment

Tova Speter

Wishing you an inspiring ride- filled with reflection, beauty, and hope...

Tanya Myers

Way to go everyone! Thinking of you!

Steven and Ellen Branfman $30.00
Michael Joe

Good luck on your ride for such a great cause. Fingers crossed for good weather all weekend.

Janet Wolf

Have a great ride

Elizabeth Mazzola

Best of luck Steve!

Terie Geary

All the best to Team Kermit!

Jacob Sprague

Blue Skies, Go Team Kermit! With Love, Jerry & Jake

Tom and Lori Gaffey

All the best to Team Kermit!!

Barbara Gutman

It’s been fun joining you on the training rides!

Thomas Gloria $50.00
Jennifer Martini

Keep fighting the good fight. Best wishes for a safe ride.

Timothy Gorman $50.00
Lindsay Stern

Wishing you a great ride! Hugs to you all. -Lindsay, Tom, and Henry

Jay Cohen

Dear Steve, Ellen, and Adam, We wish you the best for this year's ride. Jay L. Cohen, MD and staff

David Abusamra
Wally Asselberghs

My pleasure to support my soul-brother and good friend Steven Branfman. My humble donation may not be a high amount, our budget is pretty limited, but I guess every little bit helps ,,,

Mark Sklar $100.00
Elizabeth Cohen $100.00
Peter Robarts $25.00
Taryn Pinstein

We love you!

John Detwiler

Lets ride together soon! Love man! John

Elizabeth Dunne

Go Steve- from all the Dunne's

David Greenleaf

Steve, Let's have a great, dry ride this year. See you along the way. You rock. David (Jonathan's Dad)

George Gorman

Have great ride. Your efforts are a great tribute to Jared.

Tal Sabbagh

Thank you for all the hard work for a great cause. Good luck and enjoy the ride!

Wally Kuhn

I hope you have a terrific ride this year, Steve. You are a true road warrior who rides for what matters most.

Alan Cody

Best wishes from Alan and David Cody!

Phil Cunningham
Donald & Susan Ger

Thank you so much for all you are doing to fight cancer! Be safe and enjoy :). Donald & Susan


Steve, Ellen and Adam...thank for all you have done for this important cause...love to you all and smooth sailing!

Suzanne Hanser
Todd & Karen Krieger

Thanks for your hard work every year for this very important cause. Hope you have a great ride, Todd & Karen

Solomon Levin

Steve and Ellen: JoAnne and I wish you a strong and safe ride. One day, we pray, cancer will be ridden into the sunset. Sol

David Schwarz
Steven & Bonnie Barisof

Thinking of Jared. Wish we could donate more.





wishing you Tabi power on your ride

David and Nancy Tegeler
Thayer pottery sales $39.00
Ryan Chiari $100.00
Richard and Carol Temkin

Jared lives on in our hearts. Go Team Kermit! Love - Carol and Rick Temkin

Bruce Roberts& Jody Meese

Thank you for continuing to fan this flame of hope. You are shining lights in a troubled world.

Dianne Stronach
Bruce and Joan Cohen

To our friendship...and your cause

Steve Woodin $100.00
Michael Kerner

Keep up the good fight to cure this ugly disease! Michael & Wendy

Gail Slifka $5,000.00
Tom Chiari

Giddyup Branf!

Richard and Brenda Kerbel

Go Team Kermit!

Aaron Slifka

Keep up the great work Branf!

Warren & Edith Bridges

We'll be watching for Team Kermit as you pass through Eastham. Thanks to you all for your dedication to the cure.

Ben Ryterband

Always, all the best. Good weather and tailwinds...

Jeremy Goverman

Pedal pedal pedal pedal pedal!

maureen keleher
Wendi Happ
Linda Mcsweeney

Team Kermit may you continue to keep the memory of Jared alive in your strength and contribution to such a worthy cause. You do make a difference and allow us to make one by supporting your efforts.

Susan Spofford

With gratitude and thanks for your dedication to this cause and event. Best wishes for good weather, as well!

Dena Gwin

Thank you Steven for your commitment to this cause and for this opportunity to help!

Patricia Brazill

Team Kermit, Go, Go, Go!!! Wishing you great weather, easy hills, good company & the best ride ever. We're rooting for you. Best, Pat & Scott

Roberta Tunnard
Andrew Iventosch

Have agreat ride!

Rowland Mayor

Good luck and good riding

Thea & Kevin Church $18.00
Erik & Isabelle Perry

Thanks for all you do to support this very important cause

Eric and Jane Swain
Ann Buxbaum $50.00
Michael Radoslovich $100.00
Ben Ryterband
Eric Rimm

Best of luck Steven and thank you for what you do - Eric, Allison, Hannah and Isaac Rimm



For Jared and Team Kermit...

Michael Marino $25.00
Ken Shulman
Ellen Glanz

Steve, Ellen, and Adam, best of luck to you and Team Kermit! Happy to support you, as always. Thanks for what you do! Ellen, Richard, Jared, Alex, and family

Stephen Sirrico

Happy to help, Steven. And, as always, thinking of Jared and all of you riding this year, and every year! S

Marcia Martinson

In memory of Jared Branfman, teammate and friend. Wishing Team Kermit a safe PMC … may the wind be at your backs! Blessings! Terry & Marcia Martinson

David Yale

Ellen, Steven, Adam and Team Kermit, have a safe ride! What you do in the PMC, in memory of Jared, is truly inspirational.

Sarah Fuhro
Rebecca Dyson $50.00
Karin Turer $54.00
Jeremy Ogusky $25.00
Eric Aronson $100.00
Heather Simmons

Good Luck Team Kermit!

heidee anastos


Bruce and Linda Berns
Suzanne MacDonald
Paul Jefferson

Steve- good luck to you and the Team! Paul

william haskel

Branfmans, you are inspiring and heroic. Thank you for your generosity to Dana-Farber and to help others

Jessica (Temkin) Rubinstein

You are so inspiring!!! Go Team Kermit!!!

Ann Woodbury
Glenn Deegan


Good Luck Steven! Keep up the good work.

Andrew Lubow

With luck , your help and inspiration to the team of people working to eliminate this disease. This'll be the year the cure and treatment for this happens. Ride hard, Ride fierce allof you!

Suzanne Doherty

Go Team Kermit!!

Carol and Bill Earle

We have fond memories of Jared.


Happy to help!

Pedro Garrido

Jared Branfman lives on.

Stephen Lewicki

do it again and again and again


Power to the Pedalers!

Deb & Joe Corrado
Jan Anszperger

Have an awesome ride!

Terry Seligmann
Sarah Golda Cline
Robert Gross
Robert Brockman

Go Kermits!

Debbie & David Winnick

Go, Team Kermit! Thanks for your ride!

Edmund Price

You go Kermit!

Owen Drometer
Sonia Formanek

Good luck Team Kermit

Steven and Ellen Branfman $18.00
jeryl Kronish

Wishing you a great ride!

Lisa Berger

You're truly an inspiration on many fronts! We doubled up this year since we missed this last year. Have a great ride!!! Lisa & Ed (and Charlie the bulldog mascot of Team BFSC)

Mark Feigenbaum Family
Garett Butkuss

Happy to help with this more than worthy cause. Your ride helps to inspire others to reach their potential.

paul mccarron

Bless you, Steve... for all your good works!!!

charlotte morgan
Paula Marian

I admire your continued commitment and stamina.

Jeanne Mason

Waiting for the snow to melt here, but thinking of you all training for the Challenge. Go Team!!

Dana Mahoney $100.00
Jeffrey Heyne

UR inspiring! --Jeff&Dorothea

Joanne Steinhart
Julianne Mehegan
Barry Schaudt $200.00
Lee Oliphant $100.00
Robert Moskowit $30.00
Richard A Meyerson
Lenny Dowhie

Steve, keep the faith that someday cures will be found and our friends and children will no longer have to suffer. Glad I can help a little.

Jan Schachter $100.00
Barbara and Andy Effron
Elizabeth & Ronald Cobb

Team Kermit's Wheels Keep on Turning!

Rebecca Carter
Aggie Belt

United we stand

Stefanie Hollister
Ken Hosen

Ride like the freaking wind!

Cheryl Segaloff

Good Luck! Thanks for your hard work....

Lee Smith
Jonathan Earle
Marc Rando

Best of luck this year. Keep on doing great work!

Jessica Leaver

Good luck to all the riders! Amazing work as always!

Joseph Haney

Good luck to Team Kermit!

Lisa Nabieszko
Pamela Ulrickson
Matthew Giambrone
Pamela Mauer $50.00
Rebecca Nourse

Bravo for Team Kermit in the Pan-Mass Challenge!

Carolyn Moss
Michael Zwiebel
Elizabeth King
Judith Hurwitz $50.00


Stephanie Greenberg

Wishing all of you an easy ride.

David Goldwasser $200.00
Nellie Brennan Hall $50.00
Barbara Gubb
Barry Heller

Continue to ride and fight. I'm with you in spirit 'tho I do not ride.

Richard Levinson

Have some great rides! Rich and Jenn

James Macvarish

Ride well Team Kermit!

Laya Steinberg
Will Conroy

Ride on! Jared's memory lives on in his family and his friends, but especially in the important work you all are doing. I think of Jared often, and always fondly.

Melissa Tuthill Forger

Team Kermit, you are amazing! Thank you for all you are doing for the fight against cancer.

Desmond Havlicek
Becky Livingston
Laurie Amonte

Branf....as always we wish you the best of luck. Safe riding. xo Laurie and Tony Amonte

Lisa Deschenes

As always we are thinking of you and Jared, and cheering you on! Greg and Lisa

Paul Housberg

Ride strong, Steve!

Arthur Greil $100.00
Lindsey Quinlisk

Go Team Kermit

Maryam Lombardi

Ride well!

Monika Armbruster

Good luck and best wishes to you Steve and your family OOOXXX Moni

Shamai Gibsh
Harvey Mamon
Sean Mastromatteo

Have the best ride! I pray for awesome weather, and I pray for many cures. Live, Love, and Learn.

Kathy Griffin

Happy Birthday, Steven! May your year ahead be filled with joy, adventure and all good things. You are a blessing in this world!


Go Team Kermit!

Tommy Gaffey
Lois Wilkins

Safe ride, Team Kermit.

Lois Wilkins

Go Team Kermit

Lois Wilkins

Wishing you a good ride, Team Kermit

Judy and Jack Luskin

Your family is an inspiration.

steve richmond

Great work Steve, keep on riding.

Lyle Micheli $250.00
Andrew Lubow

Beat this hideous disease back to Hell with a successful fund drive.

Gretchen Keyworth $50.00
Gene Avras $100.00
Tina Tran
Pierluigi Balduzzi $250.00
Mark Temkin
Virginia Marsh
Prudence Goodale

Wonderful and important cause.Keep the faith.

Stan Adelman
Joel Bard

Keep up the fabulous work. best wishes to you and your family for the New Year. Joel

Cameron Tucker
Thayer Pottery Sale Fundraiser $35.00
Kay Cahill

Good Luck, Team Kermit. We appreciate all you do! Kay and Steve

katherine hayman

Go, Steve! I am so impressed by all that you do for this organization! xo

Brett Freebody

Much love from the Freebody family to the Branfman Family, we love you all!

Adam Branfman
Andrew Lubow

Here's a donation toward next season's charity effort. Keep up the great work TEAM Kermit!


My History

2020 $881.93 PMC Fundraiser
2019 $58,777.45 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2018 $51,809.85 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2017 $44,176.74 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2016 $41,669.74 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2015 $37,043.74 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2014 $35,155.04 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2013 $33,099.00 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2012 $26,535.45 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2011 $25,663.76 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2010 $21,069.02 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2009 $25,084.00 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2008 $20,567.01 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2007 $21,338.50 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2006 $26,670.00 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2005 $10,858.97 Sturbridge to Provincetown Inn (2-Day)
2004 $10,272.00 Wellesley to Bourne (1-Day, Sat)