Donor Stories

Dancers against cancer
Jackson Froelich was planning his social action project for his Bar Mitzvah when he got news that his aunt, bestselling author and filmmaker Amy Krouse Rosenthal, had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
Celebrating 50 years of the University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation’s Grand Auction
On Saturday, November 12, 2016, the Women’s Board of the University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation (UCCRF) celebrated its 50th Annual Grand Auction at the Four Seasons Hotel. This milestone gala raised over $2.5 million dollars – a record-breaking
Rolfe Foundation bolsters UChicago pancreatic cancer research with $1M in giving
Since its initial investment in 2006, the Rolfe Foundation has consistently supported pancreatic cancer research at UChicago, bringing its total amount of support to $1 million today.