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 (staff can personalize).
Congratulations to our 2017 Man & Woman of the Year Winners
Todd MacKayTriangle chapter
Katie MartinTriangle chapter
Meet the Triangle Candidates
Meet the Boy & Girl of the Year
Boy of the yearTriangle chapter
Girl of the yearTriangle chapter
Triangle News & Announcements
When he’s not running through the woods with his band of neighborhood buddies, 6 year-old Colt Rever can certainly be spotted cruising around in his Police Power Wheels making sure that all is well within his community. Nothing can keep him down. In June of 2016, Colt was…
Selia Awele Lillie Mae Powell was born October 18, 2013, and was the most beautiful gift to our family. Since she had a big brother, Ilyas (who was 3 when Selia was born) to follow behind, Selia seemed to learn the ways of the world pretty fast. We were so blessed to have…
Local Campaign Events
Kate McGinn | Campaign Director, Man & Woman of the Year and Students of the Year
Jamie Harper | Campaign Manager, Students of the Year
Schuyler Hughes | Campaign Assistant, Man & Woman of the Year