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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

October 2015    SPARTAN BRU: Come grab a Bru for LLS! Dru Bru is partnering with Jon Ceis, the son of a blood cancer survivor, who is running a Spartan Race on November 8th in Sacramento to help raise awareness for blood cancers. Enjoy awesome craft beer while supporting a fanstatic cause and wonderful local brewery - check out the fa...

Community Voice

Dr. Krystal Richardson, Survivor Dr. Krystal Richardson, Survivor September 24, 2015 My Story Late April 2013 I received that dreaded and heart stopping call from my doctor telling me that I had cancer. I was in the middle of a class working towards my naturopathic medical degree. I  stepped out of the class for a second when the call came through, knowing it wa...

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 program...

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. ...

Local Career Opportunities Washington/Alaska

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. Open Positions: Seattle Campaign Director, Team in Training Region Campaign Director, MWOY - Pacific West Patient ...


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

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