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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.


Meet our Boy & Girl of the Year


2019 Boy & Girl of the Year, Grant (4) & Lucia (5)


Meet the MWOY Washington DC Metro Candidates

MWOY Washington DC Metro News & Announcements

Cover Photo Events
March 12, 2019

MWOY Campaign Events

MARCH A Red Tie Benefit for LLS Candidate to Support: Michael Hartman Friday, March 22nd, 2019 5:30-9PM Observation Deck - 1201 Wilson Blvd #214, Arlington, VA 22209For more information click here Kick Off Party Candidate to Support: Joshua Habursky Friday, March 22nd, 2019  6-10PM Pamploma - …
March 8, 2019

Meet the 2019 Girl & Boy of the Year

Man & Woman of the Year candidates raise money each year in honor of the Boy & Girl of the Year. They are patient heroes chosen for their inspiring stories and winning attitudes. Each becomes a spokesperson for the thousands of patients who have benefited from LLS resources. The families…
Man & Woman of the Year, Washington DC Metro Area
November 7, 2018

Sponsorship Opportunities

Partner With Us To Make A Difference In The Lives Of Blood Cancer Patients       Why Sponsor The Man & Woman Of The Year Campaign? Partnering with LLS offers your organization the opportunity to support a critical cause and mission. The benefits of this partnership provide broad-reaching…

Local Leadership


John Brookbank

Cisco Systems

Evelyn Akers

Malloy Toyota

Local Campaign Events

Midpoint Celebration
Event coming soon
The Anthem DC    


Megan Swahn

Sr. Chapter Director




Allie Krafft

Sr. Campaign Manager