An Evening With Heroes

Tickets are now available for the 2019 An Evening With Heroes gala on Saturday, January 26, 2019, at the JW Marriott, Indianapolis. We are excited to feature Sean Swarner. Meet the bold, two-time cancer survivor who has climbed the highest mountain on every continent — with one lung. Join us to reflect on the past year’s victories and prepare for another year of fighting for the Indiana cancer community (click the Register Online button below).

Volunteer Your Time or Donate to the Silent Auction

Sign up to play a heroic role in An Evening With Heroes. We have lots of volunteer opportunities available. We also need generous people to provide items for our always-popular silent auction. Please contact Cindy Todd at ctodd@heroesfoundation.org to learn more.

Become a Corporate Sponsor

We are currently seeking sponsors for An Evening With Heroes. Join the Heroes family of generous corporate sponsors. Click for 2019 Corporate Sponsorship Program.

Reserve your room today!

Why wait? Make sure you don’t miss out on reserving a room at the JW Marriott on January 26. Click to reserve.

The 20th anniversary An Evening With Heroes is set for Saturday, January 25th, 2020.



Spin4Heroes – Powered by Roche

Spin4Heroes, powered by Roche, is an indoor relay-style team spinning event. Anyone can participate! It doesn’t matter if you have never been on a bike, take weekly spin classes, or if you compete on the local/regional cycling circuit. The bike is just the vehicle to achieve our end-goal: to provide meaningful support to cancer patients, education to promote cancer prevention and resources to advance research for a cure.

2018 EVENT: The 2018 Spin4Heroes, powered by SBC Wealth Management, took place on Sunday, March 11, at the Community Healthplex. In all, 54 teams participated, raising over $75,000!

2019 EVENT: On March 10th, 2019, we will return to the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center, home of the Indianapolis Colts. Spin where the Colts play!  Register your team NOW!



#PIFF Party

Each year since 2012, the Heroes Foundation has invited folks to “Pay It Forward Friday” to the Indiana cancer community. The lively #PIFF Party blends live music and craft beer to raise awareness and funds to further our mission. 

2018 EVENT: The Heroes Foundation’s 6th annual #PIFF Party at an expanded Flat12 Bierwerks included two bands: Chicagoland’s No. 1 country cover band, Hillbilly Rockstarz, as well as opening act, Indiana’s own Brett Wiscons. Admission was only $25 per person, with a portion of both food (Hoagies & Hops) and beer (Flat12) sales coming back to the Heroes Foundation.

2019 EVENT: The 2019 #PIFF Party will move to an all-new date and month, to Friday, May 17th!  Stay tuned for the ability to purchase your tickets right here. We can’t “pay it forward Friday” without our generous sponsors. Get involved! 



Wine Tasting With Peachey – Uncorked by Lilly Oncology & St. Vincent Ascension

Funds raised during Wine Tasting With Peachey, uncorked by Lilly Oncology, go directly to the Catherine Peachey Fund and its mission to provide resources to support important breast cancer research in Indiana.

2018 EVENT: The 2018 Wine Tasting With Peachey event took place June 25 at Peace Water Winery in Carmel, Ind.  This year’s energetic event was a sell-out and raised a record $8,000.

SAVE THE DATE: Mark your calendar today for June 17, 2019. See you there!



Heroes Crit & Fit Day

The Heroes Crit & Fit Day centers on the Heroes Foundation’s summit of cancer Prevention. This full day of activities is fun for the entire family, centered on healthy lifestyles and wellness, education on cancer prevention, and some exciting bike racing.

2018 EVENT: The 2018 Crit & Fit Day took place Saturday, July 28, on a picture-perfect day in shady Falls Park in Pendleton, Ind. Cyclists from ages 9 to 67 took part in the highly competitive criterium. Hundreds of family members, friends and spectators enjoyed watching the racing and visiting the Fit Festival, which included healthy wellness vendors offering cholesterol and mammography screenings, along with other cancer advocacy groups, food vendors, a children’s play area and beer garden.

2019 EVENT: The 2019 Heroes Crit & Fit Day will be held on Sunday, July 14th at Falls Park in Pendleton, IN. Be part of the 2019 Crit & Fit Day as a sponsor!




The Heroes Foundation’s very own pro-am golf tournament debuted in 2017 at Highland Golf & Country Club. During that heroic day, our players and sponsors helped raise an impressive $73,000 to further the work of our organization. We are so grateful!

2018 EVENT: The 2018 Swing4Heroes event on Sept. 28 included the return of the Travis Mathew Tour Bus. Plus the addition of a tennis instructional clinic, alongside the golf pro-am.

2019 EVENT: The 2019 Swing4Heroes Pro Am Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, September 27th. Get in the swing of Swing4Heroes by purchasing your foursome, or as a sponsor, before it sells out!

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