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California Southland

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's California Southland Chapter! Here you can find ways to participate in events, volunteer and receive assistance for patient access & education.

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Events Sponsored by California Southland

Local Information

Profile in Corporate Leadership: Southern California Gas Company

Since 2006, the Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas┬«), has been one of the leading supporters of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) California Southland Chapter through participation in Light The Night. Local Board of Trustees Member Dan Rendler and SoCalGas Community Relations Director Trisha Muse have been key in driving SoCalGas in their Light The Night fundraising efforts, e...

Closer to a Cure Inspires & Educates About Treatment Advances of ...

On Tuesday, April 10, top researchers and clinicians from UCLA joined The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to share updates on recent innovations in treating blood cancers, including CAR T immunotherapy. The Panel was moderated by Michael Yaffe, PhD, Vice President of Research, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Panelists from UCLA Health included: Gary Schiller, MD - Professor of Medicine, Director of UC...

Balboa Elementary Students Raise Over $7700 In 1st Pennies For Pa...

Do you need a dose of inspiration for the day? Balboa Elementary's principal, Dr. Sona Arakelyan, shared an incredible story. On the very day she spoke to her staff about bringing a student philanthropy program to Balboa Elementary, she received a call from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Pennies for Patients team. "It was a sign that this was meant to be," said Dr. Arakelyan.   "It was a privil...

2018 Man & Woman of the Year Campaign Kicks off at Dodger Stadium

  The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) California Southland Chapter celebrated the formal kickoff of the 16th Annual Los Angeles Man & Woman of the Year (MWOY) Campaign at Dodger Stadium on Sunday, March 25. The evening included an exclusive VIP tour of Dodger Stadium for all 20 candidates and the MWOY Leadership Committee members, an evening reception in the infamous Dodger Stadium Club.&n...

Profile in Corporate Leadership: Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Since 2008, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a nationally renowned law firm with offices in Los Angeles, has supported the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society California Southland Chapter. With leadership from Pete Duchesneau and Diana Iorlano, Manatt employees have raised more than $750,000 to date to support the mission and work of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Manatt is a leading sponsor of the Man &...

2018 Students of the Year Shine in Hollywood!

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) California Southland Chapter hosted the 2nd Annual Los Angeles Students of the Year Campaign Grand Finale Celebration at the Taglyan Complex on Friday, March 9.  The evening included a silent auction, cocktail hour, dinner and an inspiring program celebrating 26 local high school philanthropists who collectively raised $404,951 in the 2018 Students of the Year Campa...

Corporate Partnerships with LLS

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is committed to curing cancer, and we need your help. From event sponsors to employee engagement and retail activations, we value the partnerships that we have with companies in our community. With distinct campaigns including Light The Night, Student Series, Man & Woman of the Year, Team In Training, and Students of the Year, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society engages a...

Get Involved

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 and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.
  You can help us with: Event/Campaign support General office help Donor development Patient Services and family...

Patient Services and Support in Los Angeles Area

LLS is here to help. As a first step, please contact an Information Specialist: Call Toll Free 1-800-955-4572 Live Online Chat Email infocenter@lls.org Our Information Specialists are master's level oncology social workers, nurses and health educators. They will help answer your questions and provide resources to help.
Refer a Patient LLS partners with thousands of providers each ye...

Support Groups for Patients and Family Members in Greater Los Ang...

South Bay - Blood Cancer Networking Group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month. Cancer Support Community
109 W.Torrance Blvd. Suite 100
Redondo Beach, CA For more details, please contact the facilitator: Robin Herman, RN and Stacy Byone, RN, NP, MSN, OCN 310.376.3550 West Los Angeles - Blood Cancer Support Group meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month. Cancer Support Community Benjamin C...

California Southland

About the California Southland Chapter

4929 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 800

Los Angeles, CA 90010

T (310) 3425800