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 2017 Man & Woman of the Year candidates and team members. We are currently accepting nominations for 2018 candidates. For additional information please contact your local chapter.
Congratulations to our 2017 Man & Woman of the Year Winners
Paul LillesFresno chapter
Ashley WebsterFresno chapter
Meet the Fresno Candidates
Meet the Boy & Girl of the Year
Bella GonsalvesFresno chapter
Jake DvorakFresno chapter
Fresno News & Announcements
Jake Dvorak is your average 13 year old boy. He enjoys video games, swimming, watching Superhero and Pixar movies, reading, and hanging out with friends. In February 2016, he began feeling tired, ran a slight fever,…
Bella Gonsalves is a 7 year old girl who loves to stay active. When we asked her what she loved to do most, she quickly started down a long list. She began by saying, “hanging out with family and friends”. Then continued…
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Senior Campaign Manager, Man & Woman of the Year