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MWOY Minnesota

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.

 

Meet the MWOY Minnesota Candidates

MWOY Minnesota News & Announcements

2019 Gala
June 10, 2019

Man & Woman of the Year Winners Announced

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Chapter Announces Local 2019 Man & Woman of the Year Winners MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Tuesday, May 21, 2019– A Minneapolis woman and Deephaven man have been named the winners of this year’s Man & Woman of the Year of The…
Wine
April 24, 2019

Wine, Women, Why Not?

    Ladies! We are so excited to have you join us for our quarterly Wine, Women, Why Not event! As you know, this time is extra special as we will be celebrating Nikki Erickson’s nomination for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year 2019!! We are looking forward to raising…
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April 17, 2019

Kentucky Derby Party to Support LLS

Come support Jesse Bergland's Campaign for Man of the Year and watch the Kentucky Derby at Hazeltine. Date: Saturday, 019 Time: 3pm - 10pm Cost: $100 per person  //  Kids under 12 are free Silent Auction, Food, 50/50 Derby Draw, Mint Juleps, and More!  
Poker
April 17, 2019

Poker Tournament at Canterbury Park to Support Scott Olmsted

  Poker Tournament at Canterbury Park to Support Scott Olmsteds Man of the Year Campaign! Sunday, May 5, 2019 12pm-6pm 10,000 Tournament Chips  |  12 Minute Blind Levels  |  No Limit Hold'em   Registration opens at 12pm - with unlimited late entry and re-entry through the end of level 5. Play…
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April 17, 2019

LLS Day at Target Feild!

    Come on out and join LLS at Target Field on Saturday, April 27th to support Scott Olmsted's Man of the Year Campaign. There will be a pregame parade on the field for all TNT ticket holders. Sneak down into the belly of Target Field and pop out of the hidden door in left field next to the…
Brunsons
April 8, 2019

Brunsons Pub Event

    Come on out and support Jesse Bergland, 2019 Man of the Year Candidate! Location: Brunson's Pub, 956 Payne Ave., St. Paul Saturday, April 27, 6:00pm - 10:00pm       
Pryes
April 8, 2019

Pryes Brewing Fundraising Event

    Come on out and support Jesse Bergland, 2019 Man of the Year Candidate! Location: Pryes Brewing, 1401 W. River Rd. N., Minneapolis Thursday, April 11, 5:00pm - 9:00pm     
Glueks
April 8, 2019

Blood, Sweat & Beers Event

    Come on out and enjoy an afternoon at Gluek's Bar and Restaurant to help support LLS's Man of the Year Candidate, Scott Olmsted! Location: Gluek's, 16 N 6th St., Minneapolis Saturday April 13, 4:00pm- 8:00pm      
Fulton
April 8, 2019

One Rock Rally Event

      ONE ROCK RALLY EVENT! Come on out and enjoy an afternoon at Fulton Brewing to help support LLS's Man of the Year Candidate, Andy Thieman! Location: Fulton Beer, 2540 2nd St. NE, Minneapolis Saturday April 13, 12:00pm- 5:00pm        
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April 8, 2019

Gophers Spring Game Tailgate for LLS

Please join us for the 8th annual Gophers Spring Game Tailgate! 9am TAILGATE 11am SPRING GAMELocation: Ski-U-Mah Parking lot: 2301 6th St SE, MinneapolisThis is a fundraising event for Nikki Erickson, Woman of the Year Candidate, for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, MN, ND, SD hosted by #…

Local Leadership

Lisa Myhre

Campaign Director

Nadine Babu

Chair, Leadership Board
Babu Social Networks

Greg Lamothe

Chair, Nomination Board
Parfolcio, LLC

McKenzie Heilman

Campaign Specialist

Local Campaign Events

Kickoff
Event coming soon
Midpoint Celebration
Event coming soon
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The Grand Finale Gala marks the end of this 10-week campaign. Join us as we celebrate the candidates, their teams, volunteers and sponsors that help make the Man & Woman of the Year campaign such a huge success. The evening includes live and silent auctions, dinner and entertainment.

Contact

Lisa Myhre

Campaign Director

612.259.4508

Lisa.Myhre@lls.org