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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.

 

Meet our Boy & Girl of the Year

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2019 Boy & Girl of the Year, Grant (4) & Lucia (5)

 

Meet the MWOY Washington DC Metro Candidates

MWOY Washington DC Metro News & Announcements

June 10, 2019

2019 NCA Man & Woman of the Year Crowned

Eric Grossman & Jessica Burgess Named 2019 Man & Woman of the Year for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s National Capital Area Chapter   24 dynamic and relentless candidates collectively raised $2.78 million in an energetic ten-week fundraising campaign, culminating at The Anthem for…
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June 4, 2019

Thank You to our 2019 In-Kind Sponsors!

  BernarDesign Brathw8 Studios Photography Breakthru Beverage DC Chloe Wead Photography Crown Trophy of Gaithersburg Influence Graphics Jenny Cyrus K Cellars Wine LeRoy French Flowers Pamplona Pepsico Phlipz Media Ridgewell’s Solace Brewing Company Stephen Gould Corp.  Studio One…
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April 1, 2019

Competing for Cures Corporate Olympics

Last year we launched an inaugural, now annual – LLS Corporate Olympics for Cures. It was an amazing success and a ton of fun! We invite you to join our fight against cancer by sponsoring this year’s Man & Woman of the Year Corporate Olympics Games–Competing for Cures. Funds raised go to…
Cover Photo Events
March 12, 2019

MWOY Campaign Events

MAY Flocked for a Cause  Candidate to Support: Lauren Barr Jebsen May 1st - May 31thIn the month of May, Team Live to Give will place plastic flamingos on your requested friends front yard for a brief layover of 48 hours. A notice will be attached explaining the fundraiser/removal policy and how…
Girl & Boy of the Year
March 8, 2019

Meet the 2019 Girl & Boy of the Year

Man & Woman of the Year candidates raise money each year in honor of the Boy & Girl of the Year. They are patient heroes chosen for their inspiring stories and winning attitudes. Each becomes a spokesperson for the thousands of patients who have benefited from LLS resources. The families…
Man & Woman of the Year, Washington DC Metro Area
November 7, 2018

Sponsorship Opportunities

Partner With Us To Make A Difference In The Lives Of Blood Cancer Patients       Why Sponsor The Man & Woman Of The Year Campaign? Partnering with LLS offers your organization the opportunity to support a critical cause and mission. The benefits of this partnership provide broad-reaching…

Local Leadership

Co-Chair

John Brookbank

Cisco Systems
Co-Chair

Evelyn Akers

Malloy Toyota

Local Campaign Events

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SAX DC
Midpoint Celebration
Event coming soon
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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.

Contact

Megan Swahn

Sr. Chapter Director

megan.swahn@lls.org

703.399.2922

 

Allie Krafft

Sr. Campaign Manager

alena.krafft@lls.org

703.399.2910