In The News

Collegiate Ambassador Program

This spring we launched a peer-to-peer melanoma awareness and prevention program on college and university campuses across the country. 50 students on 20 campuses represent the Claire Marie Foundation and offer melanoma awareness and education presentations to Greek...

The ACAC Claire Marie Fitness Challenge

Join us for an event jam-packed with music, fitness and fun!  Spin, Zumba and Barre classes available, great for all fitness abilities. Afterwards, enjoy brunch with the family.  Free Kids Zone child care (6 weeks-12 yrs). When: Saturday, December 10th, 7-10am Where:...

Claire Marie Dance Challenge

Because at the Claire Marie Foundation we believe in honoring Claire’s sassy, fun and joyous spirit while raising awareness of adolescent melanoma, we were thrilled when Claire’s friends created and launched the Claire Marie Dance Challenge in honor of what would have...

2nd Annual Claire Marie Foundation Scholarship Awarded

The second annual Claire Marie Foundation Scholarship for Arts and Design was recently awarded to Meredith Egan, a 2016 graduating Senior of the Notre Dame Preparatory School in Towson, Maryland. Meredith will be attending Rollins College, in Winter Park, Florida to...

May- Melanoma Month

During this National Melanoma Month of May, you will hear many calls of awareness to prevent skin cancer and melanoma. The Claire Marie Foundation joins in that mission. But when Melanoma stands as the number one cause of death in women 25 to 30 and the number two...

Membership In A Most Unfortunate Club

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” Francis of Assisi As any parent discovers at one point or another, it is easy to dole out sage advice to our children, but much more...

Ride With Claire

September 20, 2015,  Claire’s father, Rocky Wagonhurst,  embarked on a solo 630 mile bicycling trip to complete Claire’s journey to college. His trek took him from Charleston, South Carolina where Claire dreamed of starting an interior design business, onto the two...