Everyone who knew Marlene, knew just what type of a person she was. In addition to being a legendary figure of the meetings and association community, Marlene had a gentle personality, a huge heart, and a passion for her life and work.
"Surf and Soul" for Charity at Ravinia
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
The Friends of Marlene invite you to our annual Ravinia event and fundraiser: "Surf and Soul" for Charity, featuring The Beach Boys and the Temptations! Relax in our private tent and enjoy a light buffet dinner, great conversation and two timeless bands.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Mark your calendar for our 2014 Annual Fundraiser! Thanks to all who attended last year's event for your support and generosity, and a special thanks to all our auction and silent auction donors.
See a complete list of last year's silent auction donors >
In collaboration with Northwestern Memorial Foundation, the Friends of Marlene Hetzel Palmerson provides meaningful financial support to help provide cancer patients with a variety of supportive care services during all stages of one’s treatment and recovery.
|2014 Financial Goal
As of February 1, 2014, The Friends of Marlene have raised (net) over $166,000 in support of the Maggie Daley Center...
|Northwestern Names Exam Room for Marlene
In November 2011, an exam room was named in memory of Marlene Hetzel Palmerson at the Maggie Daley Center...
Lurie Cancer Center Survivors Walk
Thanks to the Friends of Marlene Team that staffed Water
Station #1 - 4000 Walkers, lots of water, lots of fun.