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Participate in an event in support of the Leukemia Research Foundation, including our annual ABC7 5K run and walk, golf tournaments, and more.

Browse and choose an event below that works for you! If you don't see anything in your area, please consider creating your own event to support the Leukemia Research Foundation. For more information, please reach out to Cindy Kane at 847.919.6249 or

2022 Driving for a Cure

Thursday, June 9
Peachtree City, Georgia

The first annual 2022 Driving for a Cure is hosted by the Conquering Leukemia Chapter of the Leukemia Research Foundation. The golf outing will be held at Flat Creek Country Club in Peachtree City, Georgia, and will include 18 holes of golf, raffle prizes, and an after-play reception. Click below to register for the outing or learn about sponsorship opportunities.

28th Annual ABC7 Gibbons 5K Run + 3K Walk

Thursday, June 16   |   6:25pm Central
Grant Park (Chicago, Illinois)

More than 2,000 people gather along Chicago's lakefront to run, walk and raise funds in search of a cure for all blood cancers. The event consists of a chip-timed 5K run and a 3K walk, followed by a party in Grant Park with food, refreshments, and music. Registration opens in March 2022 - mark your calendar!

Golf Outing Hosted by Joe Garbarski

Thursday, June 23
DeKalb, Illinois

This event is hosted each year by Joe Garbarski to benefit the Leukemia Research Foundation. The outing is held at Kishwaukee Country Club in DeKalb, Illinois, and includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, a hot dog lunch, and a steak dinner. Click the link below for more event details and to register online.

21st Angels in the Fairway Golf Outing

Friday, July 29
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

This event is hosted each year by the Joey's Angels chapter of the Leukemia Research Foundation. It welcomes nearly 600 participants at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, raising upwards of $125K for the Leukemia Research Foundation. Click the link below for more event details and to register online.

19th Annual Kingfish Shootout

Friday, August 5 - Sunday, August 7
Carrabelle, Florida

The Crowder family and C-Quarters Marina in Carrabelle, Florida is hosting its 19th Annual Kingfish Shootout on August 5-7. The shootout is held every year in memory of Lisa Crowder who lost her battle with Leukemia in 2002. All profits are donated to the Leukemia Research Foundation, with more than $1M donated over the past 18 years.


Trivia Night in St. Louis

Saturday, October 1
St. Louis, Missouri

The Steve Grimes Memorial Chapter of the Leukemia Research Foundation is hosting a trivia night on Saturday, October 1 in St. Louis. Additional event details and registration information will be posted to this page when available.

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