CSC Welcomes Jay Leno as Headliner for Laughing Matters 2017!


Cancer Support Community Central Indiana (CSC) will welcome Emmy Award winning comedian, bestselling children’s book author, and acclaimed TV host Jay Leno, as headliner for the 17th annual comedy fundraiser Laughing Matters on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 9:15 p.m. in downtown Indianapolis at the Hilbert Circle Theatre. Tickets start at $49.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 2nd at or charge by phone at (317) 639-4300.


This year’s event will feature a Block Party on Monument Circle for those who purchase tickets.  The Block Party will include a red-carpet experience with entertainment, food and drink for purchase, and even a chance to rub elbows with a few familiar faces.


“We are thrilled to have Jay Leno for our 2017 event. He will be significantly instrumental in providing Cancer Support Community the opportunity to raise more funds, and we will in turn be able to serve even more patients, caregivers and children impacted by cancer,” said Cancer Support Community President and CEO Eric Richards. “Cancer Support Community provides critical services to the residents of Central Indiana and Jay Leno will help us all assemble to take on cancer together and that’s pretty incredible.”


Sponsorship opportunities, which include food and a VIP meet-and-greet with Leno, are also available. To obtain a sponsorship packet or more information about Laughing Matters, call (317) 257-1505 or visit