How to Participate

How to participate

Candidates for Man & Woman of the Year share a compassion for others. They are dynamic individuals who are connected in their communities and relentless in their efforts to raise funds to find cures for blood cancers. Candidates form teams to help their fundraising efforts. Chapter staff will assist candidates in goal planning and serve as fundraising consultants.

There are many ways people can participate in a Man & Woman of the Year 10-week Campaign. If you're a person who enjoys competition and considers yourself a "people person," then Man & Woman of the Year could be the perfect campaign for you. You may nominate yourself, ask someone else to nominate you, or, if this description fits someone you know, you may nominate them. Just fill out the form below for any nomination.

Someone from your local chapter will then contact you to discuss your nomination further. It is an honor to be part of this exciting campaign. Many past candidates also say it has been an exceptional personal experience.

To find out about past candidates, click here.

Other Ways to Get Involved

Donate to a Man & Woman of the Year
candidate's campaign.

Join a current candidate's team.
Team up and make an impact.

Be part of our Leadership Team.
Find out how

Get your company involved with MWOY.
Become a national sponsor.

Any way you choose to participate in this high-profile campaign, you'll be helping people
with blood cancers live better, longer lives.

Do you know an extraordinary candidate who should be nominated?

Nominate them by using the form below.


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