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Support - Sip. Smash. Cure.

The Goombay Smash is a fruity, signature cocktail of the Bahamas, but to The H Foundation and its supporters, it is so much more. Now, you are being given the opportunity to order this iconic drink and give back. Learn more about the Goombay Bash event.
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Comedy on CLTV!

Did you miss Comedy for Cancer? Don't fret! You can tune into CLTV on Saturday, June 1st at 10:30PM for an hour long segment that will feature the event!
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Comedy for Cancer 2019

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 The H Foundation is proud to announce that the The Tivoli Theatre will host the 2nd Annual Comedy for Cancer event. This is a family friendly event with amazing food, hilarious comedians, and of course dollars raised in support of basic science cancer research!
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PayPal Partners with Facebook on Giving Tuesday

PayPal is partnering with Facebook this Giving Tuesday, November 27th, 2018 to match 100% of donations made.
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#GivingTuesday is November 27th

Cancer is Personal to all of us. Donate on #GivingTuesday to make a difference in the fight against cancer, and help support basic science cancer research.
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Shop AmazonSmile this Holiday Season

Did you know your purchases can make a difference? Shop AmazonSmile, and The H Foundation will receive donations just by you doing your shopping.
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Comedy for Cancer 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018, The H Foundation had the opportunity to welcome a sold-out crowd of 300+ guests to the LaGrange Theatre for our first ever Comedy for Cancer event. We are happy to report that the event was a GREAT SUCCESS with amazing food, hilarious comedians, and of course dollars raised in support of basic science cancer research!
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2017 A Year In Review

CANCER IS PERSONAL. It’s intimate, it’s heartbreaking, and cancer does not discriminate, affecting 1 in 3 people in their lifetime. The H Foundation and our supporters are united around a common goal: to find a cure.
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Inaugural Golf Classic to Welcome Honorary Chair Jeremy Roenick at Mistwood Golf Club.

On Monday, September 25, 2017, The H Foundation will host their Inaugural Golf Classic at the award-winning, newly renovated Mistwood Golf Club in support of basic science cancer research. The event will feature Honorary Chairman Jeremy Roenick - former Chicago Blackhawks player and many other Chicago-based professional athletes and celebrities.
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Lighting Industry’s Impact on Basic Science Cancer Research

Since its inception in 2001, The H Foundation and its annual Goombay Bash has been celebrated and supported by a sense of community. This grassroots spirit has underscored the message that Cancer is Personal, affecting real people – families, friends, and neighbors. This year, at the 17th Annual Goombay Bash, The H Foundation is excited to honor the Lighting Industry for its contribution and partnership in the fight against cancer.
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  • Support - Sip. Smash. Cure.
    Looking for a way to give back?! Have a good time AND support The H Foundation simply by ordering a Goombay Smash at one of your favorite restaurants! The Goombay …
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  • Comedy on CLTV!
     The 2019 Comedy for Cancer was a HUGE success! On Wednesday, April 17th The H Foundation had the opportunity to welcome a large crowd to the Tivoli Theatre in Downers Grove …
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  • 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 …
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  • 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 …
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  • #GivingTuesday is November 27th
    #GivingTuesday is November 27th. Are You Ready to Make a Difference?   Cancer is Personal to all of us. Donate on #GivingTuesday to make a difference in the fight against cancer, and …
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