H Foundation Raises More than $575,000 for Cancer Research at Goombay Bash
September 16, 2010,
CHICAGO-At the tenth anniversary of the Goombay Bash, the nonprofit organization The H Foundation raised more than $575,000 for cancer research, with all proceeds benefitting the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. More than 1,200 people attended the annual Caribbean styled event, called the Goombay Bash held at the Navy Pier.
The H Foundation was founded in 2000 by Horton's Home Lighting after two employees were diagnosed with cancer a month apart.