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MWOY Oregon & SW Washington / Portland

 

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 Congratulations to all our leaders for an outstanding result!

2019 Man of the Year: Dr Bud Pierce, Oregon Oncology Specialists

1st Runner Up: Brent VanLoo, ID Experts

2nd Runner Up: Tommy Schroeder, Portland Fire & Rescue

 

2019 Woman of the Year: Sherrie Austin, MaritzCX

1st Runner Up: Caryn Lee, ADP

2nd Runner Up: Dr Uma Borate, OHSU

 

Man & Woman of the Year Candidates raised a collective total of $923,27 in 10 weeks to support life-saving cancer research.

Students of the Year is also part of this campaign, and when their total is added our Grand Total is $1.1 million raised in 17 weeks.

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 our 2018 winners Kirsten Leonard and Marlin Bernabe, and all candidates and team members!  


We are currently accepting candidate nominations for the Champions of Hope - Class of 2020.  For additional information please contact the team below.

 

 

Meet the MWOY Oregon & SW Washington / Portland Candidates

Meet the Boy & Girl of the Year

Holly

Holly

Girl of the year

MWOY Oregon & SW Washington / Portland chapter
Bodhi

Bodhi

Boy of the year

MWOY Oregon & SW Washington / Portland chapter

MWOY Oregon & SW Washington / Portland News & Announcements

2019 Man & Woman of the Year Leaders meet Cancer Pioneer Dr. Brian Druker
April 16, 2019

2019 Man & Woman of the Year Leaders Meet Cancer Pioneer Dr. Brian Druker

Portland, OR (04-10-19) – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Oregon, SW Washington, Idaho & Montana (OSWIM) Chapter is proud to host the 15th annual Man & Woman of the Year philanthropic challenge.  This year, 15 dynamic business and community leaders (“Candidates” or “Class of…
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October 3, 2018

David Audley of The CHP Group Joins the Fight

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 3 OCTOBER 2018   David Audley of The CHP Group joins in the fight against cancer   Portland, OR – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is proud to announce that David Audley of The CHP Group, an integrative healthcare (IH) solutions company, has accepted his…
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August 30, 2018

Welcome Caryn Lee - In It to Win It!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 30 AUGUST 2018 ADP Exec Signs up to Save Lives in Annual Cancer Fundraiser Portland, OR – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is proud to announce that Caryn Lee, ADP’s Vice President of Sales for the Pacific Northwest has accepted her nomination to be a candidate in…
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August 15, 2018

Welcome All-Star Alumni Geri Naumcheff!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 16 AUGUST 2018 Happy Valley’s Geri Naumcheff to represent region in national fundraising competition supporting cancer research Portland, OR – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is proud to announce that Geri Naumcheff will represent Oregon & SW Washington as…

Local Leadership

Philip Roman

Philip Roman

Leadership Team Chair
Moda Health
Kyra Bussanich

Kyra Bussanich

Leadership Team Vice Chair
Kyra's Bake Shop
Marlin Bernabe

Marlin Bernabe

Club Sport / MoveThatBody
Kevin Kirkpatrick

Kevin Kirkpatrick

MassMutual Oregon

Local Campaign Events

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Support the Man & Woman of the Year candidates as they kickoff their fundraising at this high-energy event!  Held jointly with the Students of the Year Grand Finale gala and auction, tickets will be sold online from January 2019.
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Thanks to our valued partner Macy's, we invite you to drop in to this special event and spend time with our candidates!  Including nibbles, style and special discounts on the latest red-carpet fashions as we prepare for an exciting Grand Finale.
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A night to remember!  Come support the 15th Annual Champions of Hope candidates in their final night of fundraising for cures!  This black-tie affair is one of the most exciting in the City of Roses, and includes dinner, auction, awards program and more.  The event is sold out - you can join our

Contact

Julie Davidson, Director, Of The Year

julie.davidson@lls.org

c 971-205-8075 or d 971-230-2194

 

Jordan Earls, Campaign Manager, Students of the Year

jordan.earls@lls.org

d 971 230 2199

 

Tricia Lipton, Campaign Assistant, Of The Year

tricia.lipton@lls.org

d 971 230 2187