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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 2020 Man & Woman of the Year candidates and team members. We are  currently accepting nominations for 2021 candidates. For additional information please contact your local chapter.



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MWOY Phoenix News & Announcements

October 16, 2020

Meet our 2021 Boy & Girl of the Year

  We'd like to introduce Raven and Landon, our 2021 Boy & Girl of the Year! Thank you so much for sharing your stories and your journeys with us and we are looking forward to working with you both.
Tony & Kelly
August 20, 2020

Congratulations to our 2020 Candidates & Man and Woman of the Year

Congratulations to our candidates, as well as Tony Lee and Kelly Bowden, our 2020 Greater Phoenix Man & Woman of the Year! Though this year's grand finale was a little "out of the box," our dedicated candidates persevered throughout this campaign. We thank you for all your hard work and…

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Joan Kaminski


Campaign Development Director

Office: 602.567.7594

Cell: 480-773-5872


 Kelly Lyng


Campaign Development Manager

Office: 602.567.7610

Cell: 480.231.9063


Christina Szilvassy


Campaign Development Manager

Office: 602.567.5797

Cell: 425.773.2635


Naomi Martinez

Campaign Development Specialist


Office: 602.567.7612