Posted January 19, 2015 at 8:42 AM
Actor George Wendt discusses why cancer is personal to him. Everyone's life has been touched by cancer regardless of your fame or fortune. George's older sister is a breast cancer survivor and his good friend is fighting-the-fight against cancer now. Join the Lurie Cancer Center and The H Foundation in the fight against cancer. Come to the 15th Annual Goombay Bash on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Chicago's Navy Pier. It's a great time for a …Read more »
Posted November 4, 2014 at 1:04 PM
Congratulations Dr. Platanias on being appointed Director of the Lurie Cancer Center!
We look forward to increased collaboration and continued collective success! Goombay!
Watch Dr. Platanias discuss why cancer is personal to him and the importance of The H Foundation’s support of basic science at the Lurie Cancer Center:
Read more about Dr. Platanias and his accomplishments:
http://cancer.northwestern.edu/news/platanias_newdirector?mkt_tok=3RkMMJWWfF9wsRomrfCcI63Em2iQPJWpsrB0B%2FDC18kX3RUtJL%2Bffkz6htBZF5s8TM3DVVdCXqpO7kEKS7U%3D …Read more »
Posted August 25, 2014 at 12:43 PM
It is with a very heavy heart we share the news that Debbie Fiedler, a longtime member of the Hortons family and H Foundation supporter and volunteer, lost her battle with cancer over the weekend. We will forever treasure her warm, caring, genuine, professional, and fun way of approaching both the workplace and life. We hope the courage and strength she showed during her battle with lung cancer will inspire each of us! Following please …Read more »
Posted August 14, 2014 at 11:01 AM
Sunday, October 5, 2014Village Greens of Woodridge 10am Registration • 11am Shotgun Start4:30pm Oktoberfest DinnerJoin us for a day of golf & Oktoberfest dinner to support cancer research!All proceeds benefit The H Foundation and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. Registration and Sponsorship Opportunities Available Here:https://hfoundation.ejoinme.org/TeeOff2014 $125 Golf & Dinner Package: golf and cart, lunch, Oktoberfest dinner, 3-hour open bar (beer, wine, & soda), ticket for cash raffle, and certificatefor a future round of golf$50 Dinner-Only Package: Oktoberfest dinner & …Read more »
Posted August 13, 2014 at 1:29 PM
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Members of the H Foundation Board
More than 900 supporters came out to Chicago’s Navy Pier to celebrate the 14th Annual Goombay Bash—a Caribbean festival to find a cure for cancer. This signature event is hosted each year by The H Foundation, a self-proclaimed "group of friends determined to make a difference" with all proceeds benefiting basic science research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. This year's event …Read more »
Posted July 23, 2014 at 6:22 AM
Together We Have Raised Over $560,000 for Basic Science Cancer Research AND WE'RE STILL GOING!
Through your generous support, the 14th Annual Goombay Bash was a tremendous success! We have raised over $560,000 to-date and we're still accepting donations. Let's set a new record and make 2014 our best year yet.
Miss the Goombay Bash? It’s not too late to help!Donate Now »
A Special Thank You to Our 2014 Sustaining Sponsors!
Big Kahuna Sponsors — $10,000 +Hortons Home …Read more »
Posted May 23, 2014 at 8:20 AM
Buy Your Event Tickets by June 12th to Enter our Goombay Bucks Drawing! The winner will receive a $250 credit for raffle, auction and Goombay Store purchases at the 14th Annual Goombay Bash. 14th Annual Goombay Bash Event Details: When: July 12, 2014 5:00 p.m. ’til midnight Where: Navy Pier’s Grand Ballroom Tickets: $150 General Admission, $250 VIP (Includes premium seating & VIP concierge services) Proceeds Benefit: Basic science cancer research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern …Read more »
Posted May 1, 2014 at 8:20 AM
Donate a Bottle of Wine to Bella Bacinos / H Foundation Community Wine Cellar! The 14th Annual Goombay Bash will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 and the “Community Wine Cellar” will be auctioned off to the highest bidder. All proceeds benefit basic science cancer research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. Here’s How it Works: Purchase a bottle of wine at Bella Bacinos restaurant, and they will deliver the contributions …Read more »
Posted November 21, 2013 at 12:00 AM
The 'H' is needed…
until there is a cure.
There is still time to support The H Foundation's very personal mission to find a cure for cancer!
Join us in the fight against cancer and make a tax-deductible donation by December 31, 2013. Or, purchase raffle tickets for the chance to win a table for 10 at the Goombay Bash on July 12, 2014. All proceeds raised will support basic science research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive …Read more »
Posted August 23, 2013 at 12:00 AM
CALLING ALL GOLFERS!Join us for a day of golf and an Oktoberfest dinner to benefit The H Foundation!Saturday, October 19 at Village Greens of WoodridgeRegistration starts at 11am. Shotgun Tee Off at noon. Oktoberfest dinner party begins at 5pm.$125 per golfer or $500 per foursome. Your ticket includes
a cart, lunch, Oktoberfest buffet dinner, 3-hour open bar, raffle ticket
for cash prize, and certificate for a free round of golf. A $50 dinner only option …Read more »