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Upstate New York/Vermont

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Upstate NY/VT Chapter. Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information programs.

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Events Sponsored by Upstate New York/Vermont

Local Information

Meet Our Local Trustees

Our local trustees are business leaders and area professionals in the community that are actively involved in our Chapter's campaigns and are ambassador's of the LLS mission through fundraising initiatives, expanding corporate partnerships and planning special events     Trustees Officers: RICHARD OSTROFF, Chair
Ostroff Associates KELSEY CARR, Vice Chair
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Volunteer in Your Area - Upstate New York

LLS volunteers make a significant impact while selflessly dedicating their time and talent to achieve our mission.  With countless ways to engage, from fundraising to providing patient support, our volunteers are helping us change the landscape of cancer. We appreciate your desire to be a part of the LLS family.  LLS has opportunities for a variety of skill sets and to accommodate a wide-range of time co...

Patient Support Programs - Upstate New York/Vermont

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Upstate New York/Vermont 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, please contact Melissa Darbandi, Patient & Community Outreach Manager at melissa.darbandi@lls.org or 203.388.9198.

Patient Education - Upstate New York / Vermont

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. <...

Light the Night Walk - Upstate NY/Vermont

What is Light The Night Walk? Light The Night raises money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to fund breakthrough research for blood cancer treatment and cures. Walks take place in the fall in nearly 200 communities around the US. This event brings together friends, family and co-workers to achieve one common goal: end cancer. Communities unite, holding illuminated lanterns, taking the steps to end blood can...

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Upstate New York/Vermont

About the Upstate New York/Vermont Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Upstate New York/Vermont Chapter was founded in 1975 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma. The chapter serves the following nineteen counties in Upstate New York: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, and Washington. In addition, we serve all counties in Vermont.

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