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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 the 2021 Maryland Man of the Year, Tim Schestag, of Sagamore Spirit and our 2021 Maryland Woman of the Year, Jania Stout, of Fiduciary Plan Advisors.


11 dedicated candidates, along with their campaign teams and supporters, collectively raised a record-breaking $500,000 for the LLS mission in just 10 weeks! Thank you to all the 2021 candidates, campaign teams, donors, and supporters! View the 2021 Grand Finale Gala Program Book HERE. 

The 2022 Maryland Man & Woman of the Year campaign will kickoff on Thursday, March 10th and cumulate at the Grand Finale Gala was held on Saturday, May 21st, 2022 in Baltimore. 

To get involved email Megan.Swahn@lls.org!

Meet the MWOY Maryland Candidates

Local Campaign Events

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Midpoint Celebration
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Grand Finale
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Megan Swahn 



Frannie Mulhall