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How You Can Help

How You Can Help

Your gift to the Gene Roman Family Foundation is tax deductible and will allow us to continue with our goals. To donate, send your check, payable to "The Gene Roman Family Foundation" to the address at the bottom of this page. To make a donation in honor of an occasion, or in memory of someone, please send your donation and indicate to whom you would like the acknowledgement sent.

Our major fundraising event is an annual dinner dance held in honor of Gene's birthday. The 2017 dinner will be held on April 29th. To be added to the invitation list, please e-mail [email protected]

To contribute to the annual fundraiser at any time, please mail your check, payable to "The Gene Roman Family Foundation" to the address at the bottom of this page. To contribute a prize for the raffle at the Annual Fundraiser, please contact us by e-mail, [email protected]

If you would like to host a fundraiser and donate your proceeds to our Foundation, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss it with you.

Thank you, and God Bless You.

Your Donations

  • Helped with rent for a 37-year-old single mom with cervical cancer
  • Helped with rent and electric bill for a 57-year-old woman with liver cancer
  • Paid utilities and car insurance for a 48-year-old man with lymphoma
  • Paid for a water heater and a car payment for a 62-year-old woman with pancreatic cancer
  • Paid rent for a 35-year-old man with Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Paid electric bill for a 59-year-old man with nasopharnyx cancer
  • Helped with mortgage for a 62-year-old man with colon cancer
  • Helped with rent and water bill for a couple; a 71-year-old man with lung cancer and a 68-year-old woman with small cell lung cancer
  • Helped with mortgage for a 61-year-old man with rectal cancer
  • Paid utilities and car insurance for a 58-year-old man with lung cancer
  • Helped with rent and electric bill for a 53-year-old man with colon cancer
  • Paid utility bills for a 60-year-old woman with rectal cancer
  • Paid utilities and phone bill for a 32-year-old man with glioblastoma
  • Paid water bill for a 41-year-old man with colorectal cancer
  • Helped with mortgage for a 69-year-old woman with pancreatic cancer
  • Helped with mortgage and parking for a 66-year-old man with head and neck cancer
  • Helped with groceries, gas, insurance, and phone bill for a 59-year-old man with head and neck cancer
  • Helped with groceries for a 58-year-old man with colon cancer
  • Paid gas and electric bills for a 63-year-old woman with breast cancer
  • Helped with rent for a 55-year-old woman with multiple myeloma
  • Paid electric bill for a 36-year-old man with lymphoma
  • Paid car payment and groceries for a 49-year-old man with rectal cancer
  • Paid fees for a stay at Illinois Medical District Guest House during treatment for a 41-year-old man with tongue and tonsil cancer
  • Helped with rent for a 43-year-old man with stomach cancer
  • Helped with rent for a 43-year-old woman with breast cancer
  • Paid for a stay at Illinois Medical District Guest House for a 51-year-old woman with cancer of the larynx
  • Helped with rent for a 74-year-old woman with leukemia
  • Helped with rent and electric bill for a 58-year-old man with multiple myeloma
  • Paid past due gas and electric bills for a 54-year-old woman with breast cancer
  • Helped with rent for a 58-year-old man with prostate cancer
  • Paid past due gas bill for a 52-year-old woman with leukemia
  • Provided gas cards for a 26-year-old man with ALL leukemia
  • Helped with mortgage for a 63-year-old man with pancreatic cancer

If you know of someone who is struggling financially due to cancer, please tell them about our Foundation. Many of the people we have helped have been referred to us by our supporters.

Your Gifts

If you would like to make a gift to The Gene Roman Family Foundation in memory of someone, or in honor of a person or an occasion, such as a birthday, anniversary, graduation, etc., please send your contribution to the address listed below.

Be sure to indicate in whose memory/honor you are donating, and the occasion if appropriate. Let us know to whom we should send a card, letting them know a gift has been made. We'll take care of the rest - and put the gift to good use. Thanks!