The H Foundation Upcoming Event:

19th Annual Goombay Bash - July 27, 2019

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Missed Comedy for Cancer? 
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Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center earns an “Exceptional” Rating

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Together we can make a difference in the fight against cancer.

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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 Results

We have raised over $8 million in 17 years. The money we have raised has resulted in over $50 million in additional research funding.

News and Events


  • January 23, 2019
    Comedy for Cancer 2019
    presented by The H Foundation Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 at the Tivoli Theatre in Downers Grove  Doors Open: 7:00pm | Show Starts: 8:00pm Come one, come all for an evening of laughter at the Tivoli Theatre in Downers Grove! Enjoy a night filled…
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  • November 21, 2018
    PayPal Partners with Facebook on Giving Tuesday
     On February 2, 2001, our friend Pam Herts lost her battle with breast cancer. She was 31 years old and left behind a one-year-old son who would never know his mother. She was a mother, a sister, a daughter, a co-worker, and…
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