Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago is grateful to remember these partner efforts that raised support for prostate cancer awareness:

Archived Event:    Thank you to our sponsors, donors, runners, walkers, grateful patients, family, supporters, volunteers and friends for joining us at out 8th Annual 3K/5K event.  Join us again next year: watch the  ‘Events’ space for updates.

Run & Walk for Prostate Cancer Awareness

The Eighth Annual Run and Walk for Prostate Cancer Awareness was held on Sunday, September 10th, 2018, at Chicago Prostate Cancer Center, 815 Pasquinelli Drive in Westmont.

We are grateful to all the participants, sponsors, family supporters, volunteers, our special Master of Ceremonies NBC5 news anchor Dick Johnson,  National Anthem tenor Craig Milkint, along with Blue Sky Blind band, and many others who made this event a successful fundraiser and celebration of life!

The event is hosted each year by the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago and Chicago Prostate Cancer Center.

Exciting Finish

JOIN US NEXT YEAR: Watch for details under “Events”.






Archived Event:    We are grateful to Grill 89 and to our  friends who joined us for a great time!

Wine Tasting fundraiser benefited Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago!

Ditka’s Grill 89 uncorked “stylish, delicious Sonoma wines” created by Ferrari-Carano vineyards, and served a wide assortment of well-paired hors d’oeuvres.   The event also included a silent auction—featuring a signed football by NFL hall of famer Mike Ditka—a 50/50 raffle and a chance to win a tasting for six at Lynfred Winery.

Where: Grill 89, 800 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559

When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018   5 pm- 8pm




Archived Event:    Thank you to our sponsors, donors, golfers and friends for making out first golf event a true classic!  Join us again next year: see ‘Events’.

Inaugural Charity Golf Classic

Where:  Prairie Landing Golf Club    2325 Longest Drive, West Chicago, IL 60185

When:    Monday July 16, 2018      Registration 11:30am       Shotgun start 1:00pm

Banquet and Open Bar 6:00pm

Rates:  Many sponsorships levels available    Foursome  $900.00   Single Player  $225.00

             Includes 18 holes with cart, range balls, banquet and open bar.   Silent auction.

Why:  Join us to help improve men’s quality of life through increased

                                   prostate cancer awareness, research & education.

Many thanks to our sponsors and donors, and to each of our golfers, for their generous support of our  Inaugural Charity Golf Outing!

Gold Sponsors

Chicago Prostate Cancer Center

Palumbo Family Foundation


Bronze Sponsors

Altounian Construction

FNBC Bank and Trust of LaGrange

Hinsdale Bank and Trust Company

Midwest Dock Solutions

Major Donors

Rob Moore

Marlene G. Toohey

Mark LaRosa

Peggy Crowe

The Toohey Family

Continental Electric Construction Company

Hole Sponsors

5/3 Bank

ABCO Electrical Construction

CIBC Bank of USA

Clune Construction

Concklin Insurance Agency, Inc.

Continental Electric Construction Company

Grand Prairie Transit

John McAndrews

The Lozier Family

McAndrews and Norgle Law Firm

Mortenson Construction Co.

QBF Graphics Group

S Mechanical

Sherwin Williams

A Special Thanks to our in-kind Donation Sponsors

Adelle’s Restaurant

Balmoral Woods Golf Club

Bannerville USA

Brian J. Moran, MD

Cary Travel Express

Casa De Montecristo

Chicago White Sox

Chinn’s 34th Street

Cindy Stark

Coopers Hawk

Dennis Jones

Dry City Brew Works

Ed Wundrum

The Gun Range at 355

Home Depot


Ivy Restaurant

James Heideman

Jenny Smalcuga

Jewel Osco

Jim Hanke

John and Debra Aguzino

Larry Lindenman

Lynfred Winery

Mark Spehn

Michelle Braccioforte

The Northstar Group

Picaboo Personalized Photo Gifts

QBF Graphics

Salt Creek Golf Club

Sanders Fine Portraits


Tim Toohey

Ultimate Golf

Westmont Tobacco



Archived Event:    Thank you to Portillo’s for supporting PCFC on April 11, 2018, at their Downers Grove location!  Much good food and fun were enjoyed!

Portillo’s for Good Flyer

Hungry to help?  Print this flyer, show it on your smartphone or just mention Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago as you order your dinner at the counter or at the drive-through. Portillo’s will generously donate 20% of the proceeds! Tell your friends and family!

Remember: on-line orders and gift card purchases are excluded from the fundraiser.


Archived Event:  PCFC is grateful to our neighbor and supporter Grill 89 for donating over $2,000 to help improve awareness, research and education in prostate cancer!

Eat at Grill 89 and support Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

Ditka’s Grill 89 will donate 25% of all food and beverage sales all day long Wednesday, April 4, 2018, to Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago!

Come in for lunch or dinner, or drop by for drinks, snacks or dessert throughout the day, from 11:00 am to 9:30 pm.   Grill 89 is located at 800 E. Ogden Ave.  No flyer or mention necessary. View Grill 89 menu here.

Free Raffle for $100.00 Gift Card

After your meal, drop by with your restaurant receipt to enter a raffle to win a $100.00 Grill 89 gift card!  Add your name and telephone number to your receipt and bring to Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago (PCFC) inside Chicago Prostate Cancer Center, 815 S. Pasquinelli Dr., Westmont.   Or just  email your receipt to no later than Thursday April 5th by 4:00 p.m to be entered into the raffle.  We will draw a winner on Friday April 6!

Have a meal before Informational Support Group meeting

You might enjoy a meal before arriving for PCFC’s next Informational Support Group meeting at 7 pm, also on Wednesday, April 4.  Guest speaker that night will be Jonny Imerman, founder of Imerman Angels, an international non-profit which connects cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers.

Watch this web space for information on more exciting events with our good friend and neighbor, Grill 89!


Archived Event:

Hank Bauer Memorial Fund

The Hank Bauer Memorial Fund was established to keep Harold J. Bauer’s spirit alive while raising money for prostate cancer research and the Cary community.

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago is grateful to the Bauer family, friends and vendors who supported our mission through the Hank Bauer Memorial Golf Outing from 2013 to 2017.  Successful golf events were held at the Cary Country Club, with a 9-hole scramble,  prizes for closest-to-the-pin and longest drive, after-golf banquet, live music and silent auction.

Many thanks to the Bauers!


Archived Event:

PCL BlueZone: Goro Family Fundraiser

The Goro family continues its successful fundraising through its organization called PCL BlueZone, which has worked with Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago in the fight against prostate cancer. Every year the Goro Family honors Chuck Goro with a special event to celebrate Mr. Goro’s life.  Past fundraisers have included, among others, a golf event, a flag football game event and a fierce end-of-season softball tournament!

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago and ChicagoProstateCancerCenter appreciates the Goro family and friends for all of their dedication and efforts to conquer prostate cancer.   The support of  donors like PCL BlueZone, continues to advance the education, patient support and clinical research programs of Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago.