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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.

Congratulations to all 2019 Man & Woman of the Year candidates and team members.

Meet the MWOY Albuquerque Candidates

MWOY Albuquerque News & Announcements

March 19, 2020

Girl of the Year 2020

Amaya and her Giant: Leukemia   On May 31, 2019, Amaya, at 8 years old, was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. That day changed the normalcy of her childhood forever. Since the day she was born, Amaya has been on-the-go. She has always been a high-energized, curious, ready to…
March 12, 2020

Boy of the Year 2020

New Mexico Boy of the Year 2020, Elijah Duran Survivor and a championNovember 18, 2019                 It is going to be really difficult to stick to one paragraph but I will do my best to keep it short.   My first experience with cancer was in 1986, when I lost my 33 year old brother to…

Local Leadership

Karen Timm

MWOY Campaign Manager
Leaukemia & Lymphoma Society, New Mexico- El Paso Chapter

Local Campaign Events

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Karen Timm

Karen Timm, MWOY Campaign Manager



Cassandra Prieto

Cassandra Prieto, MWOY Campaign Assistant