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Central California

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Central California Chapter. Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support & information programs.


Events Sponsored by Central California

Local Information

Volunteer in Your Area - Central CA

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 Central California Chapter and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.   You can help us with: School & Youth Programs Light The Nigh...

Patient Support Programs Central California

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If you've recently been diagnosed with a blood cancer, you may find it helpful to speak with someone who's been through treatment and learned how to manage the same disease. The Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program is a peer-to-peer program that links newly diagnosed patients and their families with trained volunteers who have experienced blood cancer fi...

Patient Education - Central California

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and find resources, i...

Professional Education Programs Central California

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a number of free community-based professional education programs for healthcare professionals, particularly for oncology nurses and social workers. Patients, their families and caregivers are also invited to attend. These programs are led by local doctors and other healthcare professionals and offer continuing education credits for nurses and social workers. ...

Corporate Involvement Central California

Board of Trustees See Central California's Board of Trustees Sponsors The following companies and organizations are generous sponsors of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) The Central California Chapter. We appreciate their dedication to our goal of helping blood cancer patients living better, longer lives. If your company or organization would like to support the work of LLS, please ...

Central California

About the Central California Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Fresno California Chapter was founded in 1998 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves the Fresno, Madera, Mono, Merced, Kings, Tulare, Kern, Inyo, and Mariposa counties.

340 W. Fallbrook Avenue Suite 101

Fresno, CA 93711

T (559) 435-1482

  • Sr. Campaign Manager, Team In Training

    Tristan Keller

    E Tristan.Keller@lls.org

    T 559-490-6941

    F 559-435-4873

  • Campaign Specialist, Team In Training South Valley

    Nicole Weatherford

    E Nicole.Weatherford@lls.org

    T 559-793-4264

    F 559-793-4003

  • Sr. Campaign Manager, Man & Woman of the Year

    Nicala Allen

    E Nicala.Allen@lls.org

    T 559-490-6944

    F 559-435-4873

  • Campaign Manager, Man & Woman of the Year

    Michele Peters

    E Michele.Peters@lls.org

    T 661-845-2710

    F 661-631-0291

  • Campaign Manager, Student Series

    Katlin Hicks

    E Katlin.Hicks@lls.org

    T 559-490-6927

    F 559-435-4873

Careers at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

To support patients with blood cancer and their families, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is located throughout the country and Canada. We offer exciting opportunities that benefit from the resources and full support of our organization. See where you can make a difference.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer

LLS is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply for open positions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, qualified disability, marital, veteran or any other legally protected status.

LLS reflects a commitment to diversity and inclusion as a valued means to build and leverage our unique talents, strengths and assets to advance our mission. We vow to create an organization that recognizes, respects and responds to the diverse needs and contributions of the communities we serve.



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