Who will earn the title of
2016 Massachusetts Chapter's
Man & Woman of the Year?

Each year, in communities across the country, dynamic, passionate candidates engage in a spirited ten-week fundraising competition to earn The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man & Woman of the Year titles. Candidates raise funds in honor of our Boy & Girl of the Year, and quite often, loved ones who have battled or survived blood cancer.

It is now time to cast your vote! You can support the candidates by donating directly to their fundraising efforts, attending one of their events, or purchasing a ticket to the Champions of Hope Gala on Thursday, June 9th. Not sure who to select but want to support the efforts of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society? Click "Donate Now" from our Online Store.

Check out the WCVB Channel 5 "Wake Up Call" which was recorded at the Man & Woman of the Year Kickoff by Emily Riemer, co-anchor of NewsCenter 5 EyeOpener as well as NewsCenter 5 at Noon. Photos by Katharine Langenberg of the Kickoff are also available for viewing!

Who are these incredible individuals dedicated to helping us create a world without blood cancer? Read their stories and select your favorite today!

Meet the 2016 Man & Woman of the Year Candidates

Christopher Foy
Brean Capital

Deb Gordenstein

Mary Guzek
Mary E. Guzek, DMD, PC

Patricia Lamarre
Mass DOT

Donald Lewis
Sky Bitz

Sean O'Connell
Fresenius Medical Care

Naheed Usmani
UMass Medical Center


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