2019 Zumbathon! Let It Move You Towards a Cure!

Get ready to move for a cure! Bring some friends and help raise funds to cure all blood cancers.

Join us for non-stop Zumba and Mixxedfit with our awesome, high energy certified instructors.

Sunday, May 19th 2019
11:00am to 1:00pm
Wilmot Elementary School gym
795 Wilmot Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

Adults $28
Youth (ages 12-17) $15
Children 11 and Under Free





Additional sponsorship, silent auction and fundraising opportunities available – contact info@jsmcure.org for more details.

April 8th, 2019, posted by Stacy

2018 Zumbathon: Let it Move You Towards a Cure!

Get ready to move for a cure! Bring some friends and help raise funds to cure all blood cancers.

Sunday, May 6th 2018
11:00am to 1:00pm

Adults $28
Youth (under 16) $15

The 2018 Zumbathon will be held at ROOTZ enrichment center located at 557 Waukegan Road in Northbrook, IL.

Register here today!

Support a friend in the Zumbathon by pledging money in their name!

Like us on Facebook for the latest Zumbathon news and updates.

Thank you to our generous sponsors: Rootz, A-Z Entertainment, Boxed Water, The Modestus Bauer Foundation, Durable Packaging International.

Additional sponsorship, silent auction and fundraising opportunities available – contact info@jsmcure.org for more details.

January 22nd, 2018, posted by Stacy

2017 Zumbathon for Leukemia Research: Let it Move You Towards a Cure!

Save the date and get ready to move for a cure!  Bring a friend (or two or three or more) and help raise funds to cure all blood cancers.

Sunday, July 30th 2017
11:00am to 1:00pm
Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore- Skokie

Click here to register, make a donation or sponsor a friend today!


April 26th, 2017, posted by Stacy

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A fundraiser benefiting The Leukemia Research Foundation

Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 2pm or Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 2pm.

Purchase balcony tickets at $175 per ticket here (you will be sent to The Leukemia Research Foundation website to complete your order).

Pulitzer Prize winning, HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary.

Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, told by America now.

Tickets will be mailed to you four to six weeks prior to show date.
Your ticket purchase may be tax-deductible, less the fair market value of the tickets received


April 20th, 2016, posted by Stacy


Cadwell's GrilleJoin us on October 21st, 2015 for a night to remember with LAF for LRF!

Come support The Leukemia Research Foundation’s efforts to fund research and enrich lives of people living with blood cancers.

Enjoy a full gourmet buffet including delicious prime rib, specialty tacos, salad bar, mini cheesecakes, churro bites with mexican chocolate and more.  Eat and then laugh the night away with an amazing array of talent in LAF with LRF’s one of a kind variety show!  Sketch comedy, magic, feats of wonder, dueling pianos and more will amaze you!

Gourmet buffet at Cadwell’s Grille in the Embassy Suites Deerfield begins at 6pm.  Variety show follows beginning at 7pm.

Tickets, sponsorships and more information can be found at http://www.allbloodcancers.org/LAF-for-LRF

Special thanks to Sigale Public Relations and Barry Sigale.

September 29th, 2015, posted by Stacy

Jessica’s Car Wash For A Cure!

P1060635Join our teams for “Jessica’s Car Wash for a Cure” and help wash out Leukemia!

Kick off Car Wash for a Cure season!

When: Sunday, June 14th from 8:30am-12:30pm

Where: Congregation Bnai Shalom parking lot at 701 Aptakisic Road in Buffalo Grove

Why: We’re working to eradicate leukemia, lymphoma and other blood cancers

All donations will go to the JSM Chai Chapter of The Leukemia Research Foundation

Bring your cars, trucks, vans, bikes and other vehicles!  See you there!

June 6th, 2015, posted by Stacy

Cadwell’s Grille, Community, Cure!

A huge thank you to the supporters, donors, guests and volunteers who made the gourmet dinner event at Cadwell’s Grille a resounding success!  Thank you to Cadwell’s Grille, Embassy Suites, Sigale Public Relations, Camp Mommy Rocks, and our amazing community for a fabulous evening raising money for a CURE!  Big shout out to our musical entertainment – Jess Kaufman, Max Kaufman and Sara Kaufman. The Leukemia Research Foundation felt the love and support of an amazing community.  Thank you!




November 13th, 2014, posted by Stacy

Cadwell’s Grille Gourmet Buffet

Cadwells Grille Gourmet Buffet

Love gourmet food? How about All-You-Can-Eat Buffets? On November 11, 2014 Cadwell’s Grille is having a dinner benefit for Leukemia Research Foundation; Cadwell’s Grille Gourmet Buffet. This fun event is for the whole family with kids under 12 eating for free. Mouth watering dishes highlight the evening’s menu. The night has many fun surprises in store.  Learn more and get tickets today.

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October 22nd, 2014, posted by admin

Jessica Shayne Magid Bowl-A-Rama


Do your part to strike out Leukemia!

Join us on Sunday July 20th


Brunswick Zone in Deerfield
Bowling, games, prizes, surprises and a wonderful time with family and friends!

The JSM Bowl-A-Rama is a 100% volunteer-run event that honors the memory of Jessica Shayne Magid, who lost her battle with Leukemia at the age of 13.

Proceeds from the JSM Bowl-A-Rama go to The Leukemia Research Foundation.

Join us for this amazing and worthwhile event. Let’s strike out Leukemia!

Register right here, right now!

Check out our sponsorship opportunities too!

April 18th, 2014, posted by Stacy

Can you say success! $15,000 strong!

The 2013 Jessica Shayne Magid Bowl-A-Rama was another huge success!  Deerfield Brunswick Zone was filled  with over 100 enthusiastic bowlers and volunteers all supporting The Leukemia Research Foundation.   What a fun day!  A sincere thank you to all of the amazing sponsors, donors, volunteers and, of course, to all of the people who came out to enjoy the afternoon of fun, friends, bowling, games, pizza, prizes and more.  Can’t wait until next year!

Meanwhile, enjoy some photos from the event here: http://s1141.photobucket.com/user/LeukemiaResearch/library/JSM%20Bowl-A-Rama%202013

July 18th, 2013, posted by Stacy