Cancer is Personal to Us. Is it Personal to You?

Cancer does not discriminate... it affects 1 in 3 people. We, at The H Foundation, are united by the common goal to make a difference in the fight against cancer. We commit our time and resources because cancer is personal to each of us.

Our Story
Our Inspiration

Our Inspiration

On February 2, 2001, our friend Pam Herts lost her battle with breast cancer. She was a mother, sister daughter, co-worker and friend.

Our Unique Partnership

Our Unique Partnership

All proceeds benefit Basic Science Cancer Research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

Our Fundraising Events

Our Fundraising Events

Our events not only have meaning, but are a CELEBRATION of those we have lost, those who are fighting, and those who have triumphed over this terrible disease.

Our Results

Our 20 Years of Impact

Our Goal: Raise $1 Million Dollars in 2022. The H Foundation is Leading the Way to a World Without Cancer. We have invested more than $10 million in basic science cancer research, which has helped to leverage over $153 million of additional funding.

News and Events


  • January 14, 2022
    Baird & Warner is Making a Difference!
    Comedy for Cancer 2022Presented by: Baird & Warner THANK YOU for your continued commitment and belief in our mission.   The H Foundation is proud to announce Baird & Warner, the largest independent and locally-owned real estate company in Chicagoland, as the Presenting…
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  • January 5, 2022
    Comedy for Cancer 2022
    Thursday, February 24, 2022 Doors Open: 6:00pm | Show Starts: 7:30pmTivoli Theatre in Downers Grove Purchase Tickets Today! We look forward to seeing you! To learn more about this year's event, ticket prices, and sponsorship opportunities visit our event page!  Introducing Our 2022 Lineup!  Headliner: ROCKY…
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