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Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter! Here you can learn about local events, as well as our research and patient support programs.

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Local Information

Silicon Valley Companies Join Together to Raise Money for LLS

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter hosted its 2nd Annual Silicon Valley Kickball Classic in Sunnyvale at Twin Creeks Sports Complex on June 8, 2017. Silicon Valley companies came out to fight for the title of Kickball Classic Champions, and more importantly, to joi...

Volunteer In Your Area - Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay

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 Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.   You can help us with: School & Youth Progr...

Patient Support Programs - Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter offers a wide range of free educational and support programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. For more information about any of the following programs, call us at (866) 450-0669 (Se habla espaƱol: (415) 581-1193).  
Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If y...

Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Family Support Groups

To attend a group, please contact the facilitator listed or contact the Patient Services staff at LLS. Telephone Support First Connection is one-on-one support from a volunteer survivor or caregiver. To request a match contact Lauren Hall, M.P.H., M.S.W. or call (415) 625-1115.   East Bay Berkeley/Oakland
First Monday of every month at 7:30 p.m.
Nancee Hirano, A.N.P., (510)...

Patient Education - Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

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, including financial assistance.

    Northern California Blood Cancer Conference 2017
Program Presentations Advancing Inn...

High School Fundraising Campaign

High School Fundraising Campaign Raises $120,000


SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter hosted its first annual Students of the Year campaign. Exceeding all expectations, 6 candidate teams comprised of 10 extraordinary local high school students, raised more than $120,000 to help fund cancer cures. Megan Tsern from Los Altos High School...

Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

About the Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Greater San Francisco Bay Area Chapter was founded in 1972 and serves Bay Area residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves Santa Clara and surrounding counties.

675 N. First Street Suite 1100

San Jose, CA 95112-5156

T (408) 490-2666

 

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