Our 2020 Top Dog Zach Littman got the ball rolling early for our 17th annual plunge. He pulled quickly into the lead and never looked back, tallying donations from 52, count them, 52 individual sponsors. That could be a Jolly Jump record for most donors. And we think he may have had a guardian angel
Captain Eddie Devin 2019: Chronicles of The Captain continue We’ve been jumping for nearly two decades now. And some standouts have emerged from the frigid waters over the years. One of them is two-time Top Dog, Ed Devin. The Captain. We’ve profiled The Captain before, but thought it wise to delve deeper into the psyche
We thought we’d tap the mind of a fundraising genius, for all you jumpers out there looking to up your game in 2019. This man is the only Jolly Jumper to achieve the Top Dog title four times. He’s also been with us since the beginning. Some of you know him as simply Tugboat. His
There can be only one Top Dog. There were actually two Top Dogs in 2019. The Jolly Jump Top Dogs represent the pinnacle in fundraising prowess for that given year. They are the gold standard when it comes to our frigid mission. Though, as in anything in life, some jumpers may come and go throughout
As we gear up for Jolly Jump 2018 (our 15th annual!), it’s important to remember why we do this in the first place, each year. This video says it all.
Dan “Tugboat” McDonagh has been jumping with us since the very early years of the Jolly Jump. In his illustrious JJ career, Dan has always been a dominant fundraising force in the upper echelons of Top Dogdom. He’s the only jumper to achieve Triple Top Dog status—earning more donations than any other jumper three of
From left: Dan “Tugboat” McDonagh and Jolly Jump Commissioner Bryan “Big Dog” Woodford ***** Since the Jump’s beginning, one person stands alone as a tour de force in fundraising. He has single-handedly raised more donations than nearly all other jumpers combined. He’s achieved the coveted Top Dog title not once, not twice, not even thrice… four times. That jumper’s name is Dan
Eddie Devin is a dedicated Jolly Jumper, which is no surprise considering he’s currently the reigning Top Dog. Last Thursday, Dec. 10, Eddie donated all of his tips bartending at the Abington Depot to his campaign. And he’ll be doing the same this upcoming Thursday, Dec. 17. If you can’t make it down to The