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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.

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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.

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Our Unique Partnership

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

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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.

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Our 20 Years of Impact

Our Goal: Raise $1 Million Dollars in 2020. The H Foundation is Leading the Way to a World Without Cancer. We have invested more than $9 million in basic science cancer research, which has helped to leverage over $115 million of additional funding.

News and Events


  • April 6, 2020
    How Cancer Research Is Helping COVID-19 Research
    Dear H Foundation Friends and Family, In troubling times, communities have a way of uniting to overcome hardship or crisis by facing it together. During this time, we wanted to share an interview of Dr. Platanias on WGN News talking about…
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  • January 21, 2020
    Thank You Baird & Warner!
    Comedy for Cancer Presented by: Baird & Warner Thank You for Making a Difference in Cancer Research! The H Foundation is proud to announce Baird & Warner, the largest independent and locally-owned real estate company in Chicagoland, as the Presenting Sponsor of…
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