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Northeast Indiana MWOY
Northeast Indiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Presents

Man & Woman of the Year

Man & Woman of the Year is philanthropic competition to support blood cancer research among a group of motivated and dedicated individuals in communities across the United States.  Candidates form powerful fundraising teams and compete in honor of two local children who are blood cancer survivors. 

The man and woman who have raised the most funds during the ten-week campaign are awarded the prestigious title of Man or Woman of the Year in their community.  The man and woman who have raised the most across the entire US will be recognized as the national Man & Woman of the year.

Congratulations to all 2017 Man & Woman of the Year candidates and team members. We are currently accepting nominations for 2018 candidates. For additional information please contact Patti O'Neal at 877.422.8389 or patti.oneal@lls.org

Congratulations to our 2017 Man & Woman of the Year Winners

Man of the year
George Raptis

George Raptis

Northeast Indiana chapter
Woman of the year
Leshia Howell

Leshia Howell

Northeast Indiana chapter

Meet the Northeast Indiana Candidates

Local Campaign Events


Check back soon for more details!

Midpoint Celebration
Event coming soon

The 2018 Northeast Indiana Man & Woman of the year are crowned based upon their success in generating funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society during the 10-week campaign, which culminates at the Grand Finale Gala.  


Patti O'Neal, Sr. Campaign Manager

Emilee Deming, Campaign Specialist