The Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation’s one-of-a-kind events increase awareness of pancreatic cancer, while also raising money that funds cutting-edge early detection research. Whether you’re joining us for glamour and games at a stylish celebration like Speak Out for a Cure: A Night at the Speakeasy, or learning more about breakthroughs in the field at one of our educational Symposiums, your support is powering the path to a cure. We hope to see you soon!
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.
2020 Selection Sunday is March 15, 2020
Support early detection pancreatic cancer research and your favorite NCAA team by signing up for a bracket or two in the Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation's March Mania tournament. Overseen by the Young Professionals Board, March Mania offers all the thrills of NCAA hoops, and a treasure trove of prizes for winners.
Saturday, June 6, 2020
DASH for Detection is a demonstration of spirit and determination that sees Chicago’s lakefront overrun by supporters of the Rolfe Foundation. Walk or run in this annual 5K with over 1,000 other early detection advocates, and help advance the cure for pancreatic cancer across the finish line.
Saturday, October 17, 2020
The Rolfe Foundation's fall event - A Magical Night of Hope - is an opportunity for members of our community to join us in the fight against pancreatic cancer; all while enjoying delicious food, craft cocktails, premium silent auctions, and fun.
Friday, November TBD, 2020
In early winter, the Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation’s Young Professionals Board starts the season of giving by throwing its annual Holiday Party. A dress-to-impress bash featuring a VIP cocktail reception, talented DJs, lavish desserts, and dancing late into the night – the Holiday Party is always a night to remember.
Year-Round Community Events
We are so grateful to the companies, organizations, and communities that host events 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.