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.
Tickets to our Grand Finale Celebration are now available. Click Here to purchase tickets or donate to the entire Tampa Bay Man & Woman of the Year campaign.
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Ways to Get Involved
Donate to a Man & Woman of the Year Candidate
Join a Candidate's Team and help them raise funds
Meet the Tampa Candidates
Meet the Tampa Boy & Girl of the Year
Meet the Boy & Girl of the Year
Boy of the yearTampa chapter
Girl of the yearTampa chapter
The Man & Woman of the Year campaign begins with a local kickoff event. At the kickoff, candidates and their campaign teams learn more about LLS’s mission, get to know their fellow candidates and meet the local Boy & Girl of the Year.
The program culminates with candidates and their guests joining sponsors and other prominent community members at a Grand Finale celebration for the announcement of the Man and Woman of the Year. The outstanding achievements of all candidates are celebrated at the Grand Finale event, which inclu