About Man & Woman of the Year

About Man & Woman of the Year

What is Man & Woman of the Year?

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Man & Woman of the Year campaign is a 10-week philanthropic competition for leaders in local communities across the United States.

Candidates and their teammates raise funds for LLS in honor of local blood cancer survivors, the Boy & Girl of the Year. The title "Man or Woman of the Year" is awarded to the candidate whose team raises the most funds during the competition. The top man & woman candidate in the country are awarded with the national title.


Kickoff Celebration:

This celebration officially marks the beginning of the fundraising period.

The Mid Point Event:

At the halfway mark, candidates come together to acknowledge and celebrate the progress already made and re-energize to focus on goals ahead.

Grand Finale:

The announcement of the Man & Woman of the Year winners is a celebration of all the candidates efforts as a collective class. Surrounded by team members and friends, they enjoy food, cocktails, music and an outstanding auction.

How Candidates Fundraise

Forming a Team

Personal Asks

Sponsorship

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