Skip to main content
  1. Travel
  2. Local Getaways

Crawfish for Cancer benefit to be held in NYC in May

See also

On May 17, 2014, the annual Crawfish for Cancer benefit will be held at Boat Basin Cafe from 2-7 p.m. Enjoy a day of crawfish, beer, dancing, and music all while helping a good cause. Proceeds will go to Multiple myeloma cancer research.

According to MedicineNet, Multiple myeloma is caused by malignant plasma cells that proliferate in the bone marrow and produce abnormally high amounts of a special protein. Since plasma cells are supposed to supposed to help the immune system, this cancer results in a weak immune system, bone lesions, and soft tissue.

Tickets for the sixth annual Crawfish for Cancer fundraiser will go on sale on May 13, 2014 and they range from $70-$95.


Today's top buzz...

  • Typing
    Is your brokerage account safe from an attack by cyber thieves?
  • Comic-Con
    William Shatner Comic-Con: Actor's wheelchair appearance shocks fans
    7 Photos
  • Wavy hair tips
    Grab your flat iron and start curling with it to get these beautiful waves
    7 Photos
  • Paul McCartney
    Paul McCartney announces reissues of two more Wings albums
    20 Photos
  • Medical symptoms
    See which symptoms should cause you to seek a doctor’s attention right away
    6 Photos
  • MMA fighter
    Danny 'Ironman' Navarro wins his 10th Mixed Martial Arts fight in a row
    6 Photos