4th Annual Food Fight Against Cancer Set for April 3

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Friends of the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital are bringing back their popular fundraiser, Food Fight Against Cancer, for a fourth year!

The event will be held from 6 – 10 p.m. Friday, April 3 at Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Avenue in Freeport. Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres and desserts donated by local caterers, restaurants, and bakeries, and Rockford’s own acoustic duo Distilled will provide a variety of music sure to get guests dancing and singing along. A cash bar will be available.

This year’s theme for our caterers is “Cancer Bites.” Guests are invited to attend in casual attire.

Thanks to Premier Sponsor McPherson Law Offices, all proceeds from the evening will benefit the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, which provides university-level care close to home for northern Illinois cancer patients.

Tickets for the evening are $35/single or $65 for a pair, and 4 tickets for $130. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.fhn.org/foodfight or call the FHN Foundation office at 815-599-6441. This event is presented by friends of the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital.

FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,200 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 19 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.

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