Help us help people with blood cancer and their families. Our dedicated community volunteers are the heart and soul of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). There are many different ways you can participate in The New Mexico/El Paso Leukemia & Lymphoma Chapter and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.
You can help us with:
Every LLS fundraising event needs volunteers to do jobs such as:
Share your expertise:
We need volunteers throughout the year. Each year we set our goals higher, and to reach those goals, we need you! To find out more about volunteering with us, fill out the form below.
Your support and dedication helps fund lifesaving research. Thank you!
The following opportunities are available now:
Please join us on Wednesday, April 10th from 3-5pm at the patio at The Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi in Santa Fe for a Bone Marrow Drive. We are partnering with Be The Match and Genentech Pharmaceuticals to recruits donors for the National Bone Marrow Registry. This is vital for cancer patients that desperately need stem cell transplants. Joining the registry is a very simple process - just a quick swab of the cheek. The National Bone Marrow Registry needs donors ages 18 - 44 and there is a specific need for Native American, Hispanic and inter-racial donors. Please come out and support us!
Safety, Health, and Wellness Fair:
When: Wednesday April 10th from 8:30am-2:00pm
Where: Bureau of Indian Affairs Campus (Manuel Lujan Bldg, 2nd Floor) 1011 Indian School Rd
What: Indian Affairs Safety, Health and Wellness Fair- information to employees to help them make healthy life choices, and acquaint them with services available in Albuquerque metro-area.
Spring Family Cancer Retreat- 2013
When: Friday May 3rd from 6:00pm-9:00pm
Where: Marriot Albuquerque Pyramid North
What: 2013 Spring Family Cancer Retreat- a free, three-day educational retreat providing New Mexico's adult cancer patients/survivors and their families with the tools and information they need to better manage the survival process.
2013 Head to Toe Conference:
When: Thursday May 9th & Friday May 10th (three dedicated exhibit hours per day)
Where: Hotel Albuquerque
What: 2013 Head to Toe Conference- the largest school health conference in New Mexico and the opportunity to reach more than 400 school health professionals from across the state.