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IMPORTANT NOTICE: As a health organization, LLS takes seriously our responsibility to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Our highest priority is the safety of our employees, volunteers, donors, partners, and the patients we serve.

Due to COVID-19, LLS employees are currently working from home and our offices are closed.

To ensure secure, timely delivery of DONATIONS for the Desert Region, you should mail donations to the region processing center:

West (Desert)
P.O. Box 102488
Pasadena, CA 91189-2488

Other correspondence and deliveries can be mailed to the addresses listed below in each city’s “Office Location and Information” section. These items will be periodically picked up from the office by designated staff.

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Patient Education ● Desert

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, including financial assistance.

Patient Support Programs ● Desert

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Desert Region offers a wide range of free educational and support programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals.    Get Support!  

Summer Fun for Patients and Young Survivors

WEDNESDAY MAY 22, 2024VIRTUAL/ONLINE EDUCATION PROGRAM 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Eastern 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Central 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Mountain 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Pacific 


About the Desert Office

Please mail all check or money order donations to the Donation Address. Be sure to convert cash and coin donations to a money order prior to sending.
The physical office address is for deliveries and other correspondence.
For credit card donations please go or a team /participant's fundraising page or call (888) 557-7177 for assistance.


Donation Address

West (Desert)
P.O. Box 102488
Pasadena, CA 91189-2488
United States

Executive Director

Lisa Ball

Executive Director
Patient & Community Outreach Manager

Gabriela Ruiz, M.Ed.

Patient & Community Outreach Staff
Advancement Director

Breanna Weeks

Advancement Staff
Campaign Development Manager (Arizona)

Emily Tisdale

Campaign Development Manager, Light The Night (Arizona)

Kathy Decker

Campaign Development Director, Student Visionaries of the Year (Las Vegas & Phoenix))

Alexandra Amato

Campaign Development Specialist (Arizona)

Alyssa Cordova

Campaign Development Manager, Light the Night (Las Vegas)

Kristi Byford

Campaign Development Specialist Visionaries of the Year (Arizona)

Naomi Martinez

Mountain - Campaign Development Manager

Campaign Development Specialist (Las Vegas)

Laurie Perry

Campaign Development Manager, Visionaries of the Year (Arizona)

Kaitlyn Richardson

Campaign Development Manager • Desert

Kaitlyn Strelow

Campaign Development Manager, Student Visionaries of the Year (Arizona)

Jess Palacio

Campaign Development Manager, Student Visionaries of the Year (Las Vegas)

Tiffani Mannion

Campaign Development Manager, Student Visionaries of the Year (Las Vegas)

Kameron Tartamella

Campaign Development Director, Light the Night (Arizona & Las Vegas)

Karyn Fortin

Campaign Development Manager (Las Vegas)

Courtney Knight

Campaign Development Director Visionaries of the Year (Arizona & Las Vegas)

Joan Kaminski