Upcoming Events

Through a wide range of programs, the Bone Marrow & Cancer Foundation helps to improve the lives of patients and families facing the challenges of cancer treatment or a bone marrow/Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT) transplant. With your generosity, we will be able to assist even more patients and families—helping them to receive life-saving treatment and move forward with their lives.

A Conversation with Authors
Suleika Jaouad and Elizabeth Lesser

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

12:30 PM


Join Co-Chairs Peggy Bitler, Aimee Eberle and Claudia Overstrom online for a vibrant, uplifting, and compelling conversation led by bestselling author Elizabeth Lesser about Suleika’s Jaouad's first book, Between Two Kingdoms. 

Proceeds will support cancer patients and their families who are facing heightened challenges during these unprecedented times.

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2021 Fall Ball

Friday, October 29, 2021

From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

New York City

The fifth annual Fall Ball will be held on October 29 at 583 Park Avenue. This special event is for 7th and 8th graders from NYC and metropolitan area schools. The evening will consist of dinner, dancing, a photo booth and more. Attire is jacket and tie and party dresses and tickets will be issued on a first come-first serve basis. Proceeds from this fun party support the BMCF’s Lifeline Fund.

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2021 Thanksgiving Holiday Dance

Saturday, November 20, 2021

From 7:30 PM to 11:30 PM

New York City

The Dance, held at 583 Park, is a long-standing tradition for NYC private schools and boarding schools and is made up of sophomore and freshmen students. This evening consists of dinner, dancing, a photo booth and more. Tickets are very limited and issued on a first come-first serve basis. All funds raised from ticket sales benefit the BMCF's Lifeline Fund.

For more information, please call 212-223-0515 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

64th Annual Gold & Silver Ball

Saturday, December 18, 2021

From 8:00 PM to 12:00 Midnight

New York City

The Ball, held at 583 Park Avenue, includes senior, junior, and sophomore attendees from NYC private schools and boarding schools. This special evening is a black tie event consisting of dinner, dancing, a photo booth and more. Over 1,000 students are expected to attend the Ball, which raises funds for the BMCF’s Lifeline Fund.

Tickets are extremely limited and issued on a first come-first serve basis.