by Nora Leonard, Executive Assistant 

At last month’s 15th Annual “40 Under Forty” event held at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, 15-40 Connection’s Founder and Chief Volunteer – our own Jim Coghlin Sr. – was presented with a generous donation to the organization in the amount of $7,000 from the Worcester Business Journal. As one of the evening’s speakers, Jim stressed the importance of early cancer detection in adolescents and young adults between the ages of 15 and 40.

15-40 Connection ( was founded in 2009 by Jim as a way to raise awareness  about the life-saving advantage of early cancer detection.

Check yourself!