Queens Chapter

Contact: John Mancino, JohnPoPs55@aol.com

If you’re in the Queens, New York area, the Queens chapter of CAF welcomes you!

We are an active and enthusiastic chapter that is always ready to utilize whatever talents you bring to the table.  There’s always a need for more hands to help us do even more to raise funds and fight for those with thalassemia!

Join us.  You’ll be glad you did.





Queens Chapter News

Pace’s Stakes Benefit: A Night at the Races

September 15, 2016- CAF welcomes all to join our Suffolk Chapter for the Pace’s Stakes Benefit for CFK and Cooley’s Anemia. This event will take place at Pace’s Steakhouse on the evening of November 15, 2016. The event features a cocktail hour complete with lobster, shrimp, clams, oysters, a pasta station and an open bar. Steak with […]

Queens Chapter NY Yankees Fundraiser

June 28, 2015 – Watch the NY Yankees play the Toronto Blue Jays from great seats while supporting CAF!  The Queens chapter of CAF has seats in the Audi Yankees Club at Yankee Stadium for the August 7 game.  Details about this very special offer are below. Contact John Mancino at 516-805-3070 with questions.

Queens Chapter Holds Monday Night Football Cigar Night in September

June 6, 2014 – The Queens chapter of CAF will hold its 7th Annual Monday Night Football Cigar Night to benefit CAF on Monday, September 8 at 7:00 p.m. at Vetro by Russo’s on the Bay.  The match will be between the New York Giants and the Detroit Lions, so expect a great game – […]

Car Wash for CAF on June 8

June 5, 2014 – A car wash to benefit the Cooley’s Anemia Foundation will be held on Sunday, June 8, from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.  The car wash will take place in front of the Raging Bull Pub at 2552 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow, NY. Come get a clean car and benefit a […]

Mets Vs Padres on June 13 – and CAF is the Winner

May 3, 2014 – The Queens chapter of CAF invites baseball fans to a great experience: watching the New York Mets battle the San Diego Padres from the comfort of the beautiful Modell’s Clubhouse at Citi Field!  A very limited number of seats are available at $140 each for this June 13 event. (Door open at […]

Queens Chapter’s Good Friday Dinner Dance is April 18

February 22, 2014 – The Queens Chapter of CAF will hold its annual Good Friday Dinner dance on April 18 at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach. This greatly-anticipated annual event will begin at 6:30 p.m. Honorees this year are Michael Bove (Man of the Year) and Paul Avento (Humanitarian of the Year). Dinner […]

CAF Queens Chapter Schedules 5th Annual Monday Night Football Cigar Night

Agugust 3, 2012 – Football + Cigars The incredible CAF Queens chapter’s 5th Annual Monday Night Football Cigar Night, which this year will be held on September 17, 2012 at Vetro by Russo’s on the Bay, starting at 7:00 p.m. Be there for one of the liveliest events of the year! The night includes a […]

Pictures from the CAF Queens Chapter Good Friday Dinner Dance

April 13, 2012 – The annual Good Friday Dinner Dance by the Queens chapter of CAF is one wonderful party.  Below we share some pictures from this year’s festivities.