The Forward Fund Presents: The CheckPoints Rockin’ for a Cure Fundraiser

When:  Jun 3, 2018 from 20:00 to 23:59 (CT)

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The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) is excited to host its sixth-annual Forward Fund fundraising event on Sunday, June 3 at Buddy Guy's Legends in Chicago! The event features The CheckPoints, SITC's very own house band.

2017-TheCheckPoints-grouped-5x6.pngThe CheckPoints is a band of luminaries in the cancer immunotherapy research field:

  • James P. Allison, PhD, on harmonica
  • Thomas F. Gajewski, MD, PhD, on lead guitar
  • Rachel W. Humphrey, MD, on vocals
  • Patrick Hwu, MD, on keyboard
  • Jason Luke, MD, on trumpet
  • Ferran Prat, PhD, on saxophone
  • Brad Reinfeld on bass guitar
  • Dirk Spitzer, PhD, on drums
  • John Timmerman, MD, on guitar

This annual celebration recognizes the advances made in cancer immunotherapy research, and proceeds from the event benefit the next generation of cancer immunotherapy experts through SITC's Forward Fund. SITC has been challenged by an anonymous donor to raise $300,000 for the SITC Sparkathon.

SKIP THE LINE: Click Here to order your VIP tickets or call (414) 271-2456 for more information on:

  • Individual VIP tickets ($120)
  • Corporate VIP tables ($2,500) NEW!
  • Sponsorship
General Admission is a $30 suggested donation, and is available at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Click here to visit SITC's YouTube channel to view performances of The CheckPoints at past society events.



Buddy Guy's Legends
700 S Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60605


SITC Development Team