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Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Washington/Alaska Chapter! Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information program...


Events Sponsored by Washington/Alaska

Local Information

LLS Events - Washington/Alaska

 Events Year-Round 
TNT leads the way as a charity endurance sports training program. With three training seasons each year, TNT Coaches provide the training and motivation for you to run, walk, or run/walk a marathon, half marathon, or triathlon. While you train, mentors and staff give you the tools you need to help...

Volunteer in Your Area - Washington/Alaska

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 Washington/Alaska events and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.         
  We need volunteers throughou...

Community Events

May 2016 giveBIG 2016: Make a BIG impact through this very special day of giving through The Seattle Foundation. On May 3rd, your gift will be matched by a stretch pool, which means your dollars go even further toward creating longer, better lives for blood cancer patients and their families. This is truly the gift of life, so save the date or schedule ...

Community Voice

#EricRickert  Eric Rickert, Survivor and Scott Firefighter Stairclimb Top Fundraiser March 2, 2016 It was the day after completing the 2015 Scott Firefighter Stairclimb that I experienced my first symptoms.  Several days of moderate abdominal pain led to tests, and more tests, and within a few weeks, a diagnosis of stage 4 Mantle Cell Lymphoma.  I n...

Patient Support Programs - Washington/Alaska

For more information about any of the following programs, call us at (206) 628-0777 or (888) 345-4572.  
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...

Patient Education Washington/Alaska

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 Washington/Alaska

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. ...


About the Washington/Alaska Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Washington/Alaska Chapter was founded in 1984 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves patients and families throughout Alaska and Washington.

123 NW 36th Street Suite 100

Seattle, WA 98107

T (206) 628-0777

  • Team In Training - Senior Campaign Manager

    Kelsey Kidd

    E kelsey.kidd@lls.org

    T (206) 957-4577


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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