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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.


To support one of our candidates, visit the Meet The Candidates section below and click the DONATE button for the candidate of your choice. For general donations or sponsorships in support of the Man & Woman of the Year campaign, please visit https://pages.lls.org/mwoy/ctwhv/ctwhv20.


For additional information, please contact Diana Rukaj at 203-388-9172 or diana.rukaj@lls.org.

 

You can support the MWOY Campaign and the fight against blood cancer today by purchasing the Cuff for a Cure bracelet at https://www.cristinasabatini.com/pages/leukemia-and-lymphoma-society-cuff-for-a-cure-charity-bracelet .


Designer Cristina Sabatini generously donates $60 from the sale of each bracelet to LLS.

Cuff for a Cure

 

Meet the MWOY Connecticut & Westchester Hudson Valley Candidates

MWOY Connecticut & Westchester Hudson Valley News & Announcements

May 23, 2020

Meet The Girl Of The Year

At age three, Katie Brown was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). After three years of chemotherapy, her cancer went into remission. She has now been in remission for 15 years! Katie feels her recovery was helped by the life-saving research and support programs funded by The…
May 23, 2020

Meet the Boy of the Year

At 22 months old, Zachary Price's mom noticed that he had a cold that would not go away. Then, there was a fever. Zach was eventually taken to Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, where he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL).After about two years of treatment, his cancer went…

Local Campaign Events

Kickoff
Event coming soon
Midpoint Celebration
Event coming soon
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The Grand Finale is an exciting virtual event that marks the finish of a ten-week fundraising competition that launched on May26th. We honor all of our dedicated candidates for their hard work in supporting the fight against blood cancer.

Contact

Diana Rukaj
Campaign Director
diana.rukaj@lls.org
203-388-9164

Frank Longinotti
Campaign Specialist
frank.longinotti@lls.org
203-388-9186