MarchComedyMadness: Brain & Behavior Research Fdn.

$635 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 4 months
Created February 25, 2019
Thank you for being part of the 13th Annual March Comedy Madness where 100+ comedians participate in a one-on-one bracketed tournament style comedy event to raise money for the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation.

Throughout March, shows will take place Wednesdays at The Point, Boston; Thursdays at John Harvard's, Cambridge; Fridays at Bent Water Brewing Company, Lynn; and Saturdays at MOOYAH (Tremont), Boston.
There is no ticket charge or cover for these shows. Entry is donation based, so come ready to show support and laugh and you may even donate right here and now! Each night tips off with special guest Ref performances and then features 8 comedians going head-to-head until one remains... decided by YOU the audience by decibel meter and judges/refs comedy metrics.
FIRST Round: 8 comedians x 3 minute sets. (Light at 2, whistle at 3:15)
SECOND Round: 4 comedians x 4 minute sets. (Light at 3, whistle at 4:15)
THIRD Round: 2 comedians x 5-7 minute sets. (Light at 5, whistle at 7:15)
Finalists move on to our FINALS & CHAMPIONSHIP show at LAUGH Boston, Wednesday, April 3, 2019! 

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is the world’s leading donor-supported organization dedicated to finding the causes, improved treatments and cures for mental illnesses. The Foundation funds research across a broad range of mental illnesses including addiction, ADHD, anxiety, autism, bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder, depression, eating disorders, OCD, PTSD and schizophrenia. 100% of donor contributions for research are invested in research grants. I invite you to visit the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation website at to learn more about the Foundation and its scientist grantees. 

Via GoFundMe* here:

Via Live Shows:
Cash/Venmo/Square accepted at all shows

Via Check by Mail:
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
747 Third Avenue, 33rd Floor
New York, NY 10017
ATTN: Special Events

One in five Americans lives with mental illness. Please join us in the fight by supporting your favorite comedian(s) and donating in their name(s) to benefit the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. THANK YOU for being part of the madness!

Josh Filipowski, Producer/Ref
Like 2 Laugh Productions, Hilarity Since 2003

*Any funds raised through this campaign will go directly to:
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
EIN: 311020010
The funds will be sent directly to selected charity's PayPal account through Paypal Giving Fund, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Donors will donate to PayPal Giving Fund, which will provide their tax receipts.
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$635 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 4 months
Created February 25, 2019
Funds raised will benefit:
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
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New York, NY
EIN: 311020010
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  1. You make a donation using a PayPal account or a credit/debit card to PayPal Giving Fund (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization).
  2. After the deduction of payment processing fees, PayPal Giving Fund delivers the funds it receives to the chosen charity on a monthly basis.*
* If, after reasonable efforts, PayPal Giving Fund cannot deliver donations to this charity, the funds may be donated to another charity per PayPal Giving Fund’s policies.
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