The Dads' Chapter of the Leukemia Research Foundation (LRF) hosts its 14th Annual Rockin' for a Cure Thursday, December 7, at 7 p.m. at Durty Nellie's Pub, 180 N. Smith Street, Palatine, IL 60067. WGN-AM Chicago's Brian Noonan will emcee the event. The featured performer is the high-energy dance party band Libido Funk Circus. All proceeds benefit the LRF.

Rockin' for a Cure has something fun for everyone. Dancing, good food, raffle prizes and more to help make the holiday season bright. Consider Rockin' for a Cure for the office holiday party! Tickets are $25 with a special discount for groups of 10 or more. For more information about Rockin' for a Cure and to purchase tickets, visit or call the LRF at 847.424.0600.

The Dads' Chapter of the LRF was created in honor of the fathers of the founders who lost their fight to leukemia and acknowledges all who continue to fight blood cancers.

About The Leukemia Research Foundation (LRF)

The Leukemia Research Foundation, headquartered in Northfield, Ill., is committed to funding research and providing support to people affected by blood cancers. The Leukemia Research Foundation is dedicated to conquering all blood cancers by funding research into their causes and cures, and enriching the quality of life of those touched by these diseases. For 71 years, thousands of volunteers and 22 chapters have helped the Foundation raise more than $72 million to help fund research specifically targeting aspiring, eager, and innovative scientists and physicians around the world, provide patient financial assistance, and offer educational and emotional support for patients and their families.

Leukemia Research Foundation information is available at, or by calling 847.424.0600.