Our Mission




GriffStrong16 was founded in 2015 in memory of our son, brother, nephew, grandson and friend,  Matthew Griffin, who died December 26, 2014 after a 30 month battle with cancer. 

Our Mission is to assist members of Matt's community to pursue their dreams of becoming a nurse, to assist cancer patients and their families during the difficult struggles while battling cancer and to donate to cancer research.

  • Award scholarships to students High School seniors of Arlington, MA  studying to be a nurse 
  • Provide monetary support  to family members of cancer patients to offset expenses 
  • Provide Donations to Cancer Research