Rolfe Community Events

We are so grateful to the following companies, organizations, and communities for hosting an event to benefit the Rolfe Foundation. Through their hard work and commitment they help increase awareness of pancreatic cancer and raise funds to support early detection research. 

Upcoming Community Events:


11/21/2019: World Panceatic Cancer Day 2019
World Pancreatic Cancer Day, November 21, 2019, is a day we unite and make our voices heard. In the battle against PC we will show the world that we #DemandBetter. According to a worldwide survey, 60% of people know “almost NOTHING” about pancreatic cancer. It’s time to elevate the global conversation and draw attention to pancreatic cancer and the need for greater awareness. So, WEAR PURPLE and use the tips at the link to help us increase awareness and show the world we are in this fight together. READ MORE

11/24/2019: Happy Camper Bingo To Benefit Rolfe Foundation
Join our Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation Young Professionals Board for the ultimate Sunday Funday on November 24th at Happy Camper in Old Town for a fun day of Bingo that includes a variety of prizes for the winners! READ MORE

12/01/2019: Year End Appeal
We all know that early detection makes the difference between life and death. Although pancreatic cancer research is moving at a relatively record pace, we still need more funding to sustain this incredible momentum. Every dollar matters in the fight against pancreatic cancer. READ MORE

Past Community Events:


11/19/2019: Lou Malnati's Dine & Share
Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria is partnering with the Rolfe Foundation to take a slice out of pancreatic cancer.  In honor of November being Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, select Lou’s locations are participating in a charitable Giveback Event, and are donating 20% of their sales to Rolfe’s YPB November Events campaign. READ MORE

11/15/2019: Rolfe YPB's Holiday Party
Give the Gift of Hope. A fabulous and festive occasion supporting the work of Rolfe Foundation researchers and fellows, the Young Professional Board’s Holiday Party is a can’t-miss showstopper. Premier Chicago DJs power the night, as revelers indulge in delicious desserts, boutique beverages, and a dance floor that beckons late into the night. READ MORE

JULY 2019

07/17/2019:  Marquette Bank Supports Rolfe
We are so honored that our longtime supporters hosted their 9th annual 'Evelyn's Walk' in remembrance of former employee, Evelyn Schap, on Evelyn's birthday, July 17th. Despite the heat and rain more than 80 bank employees and family members participated in the walk, donating over $2K in profits to the ‪Rolfe Foundation‬. READ MORE


1/26/2019: Ride With Rolfe At Spynergy Wicker Park
Work up a sweat with the Rolfe Young Professionals Board and help fund early detection pancreatic cancer research Kick off your New Year's resolutions and come join us at Spynergy’s new Wicker Park location for a 50-minute spin ride. Whether you’re a spin enthusiast or a first-time, there’s never been a better time to go for a ride! Plus, there will be surprises from our friends at RXBAR and Outdoor Voices. READ MORE