We are so excited to kick off our
2017 Man & Woman of the Year Campaign!

Are you interested in getting involved or nominating a candidate to participate in this life changing fundraiser. If so, please contact: 
Melissa Casafranca - melissa.casafranca@lls.org

 The Campaign
We are excited to once again begin inviting dynamic and passionate candidates to engage in a ten-week intensive fundraising competition to earn The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's "Man & Woman of the Year" titles, by raising funds for blood cancer research.

The Candidates
Ideal candidates are community based leaders who are philanthropic, ambitious, socially active, resourceful, goal oriented, and passionate about making a difference in the lives of people suffering from blood cancers.  Their ambition drives them to fundraise in a very large-scale capacity with record-breaking results.

The Reason
Every three minutes, someone in the United States is diagnosed with a blood cancer.  LLS is the world's largest national voluntary health organization dedicated to curing blood cancers and improving the quality of life of patients.  Fortunately, there is hope for a future free of blood cancers.

Please continue to check back for more information on the upcoming year.  We look forward to great things in 2017! 

Meet the 2017 Man & Woman of the Year Candidates

Matthew Basilo

Christopher Pillari
Keller Williams City Life

Elena Iliescu
Howell High School

Cassandra Kozakis-Stahl
Northwestern Mutual

Lizzy de la Pena
E.S.P.oused Events

Georgette Kyriacou

Mary Dougherty
The Elms-Dougherty Group at RE/MAX Properties Unlimited

Rosanna Imbriano
NJAWBO (New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners)

Samantha Robinson

Tim Brunnock
Trinity Financial Group

Thanks to our 2017 sponsors!

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