2020 Nominations are now closed!
Each year, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) recognizes the outstanding contributions of individuals, corporations, and organizations for their achievements in helping position LLS as the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancers through its National Recognition & Awards Program.
The program celebrates those whose contributions have significantly impacted our mission and are deserving of national recognition.
The Robert de Villiers Spiral of Life Award
The Robert de Villiers Spiral of Life Award honors the memory of Robert de Villiers whose parents Rudolph and Antoinette de Villiers founded a foundation that is now known as The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
The Robert de Villiers Spiral of Life Award recognizes an individual who through their leadership and tireless effort to raise funds and influence policy has advanced the mission of LLS.
Vision for Life Award
The Vision for Life Award recognizes an individual, corporation or organization whose ability to think outside of the box has helped to create a new fundraising campaign/program or has enhanced an existing event that has national potential.
The Chairman's Advocacy Award recognizes the commitment and dedication of individuals who support the Office of Public Policy initiatives.
The Chairman's Leadership Award recognizes an individual who has been active in a chapter for at least three years and has provided expertise and guidance that have helped the chapter achieve new levels of success
Quality of Life Award
The Chairman's Quality of Life Award recognizes a member of the medical community, a social worker, or a caregiver, who has provided outstanding support, counsel or guidance to blood cancer patients or their families.
Special Recognition Award
The Chairman's Special Recognition Awards recognizes an individual who is deserving of recognition for their outstanding commitment to an event or program that has resulted in increasing revenue and building public awareness of LLS.
Partners Against Blood Cancer Award
The Partners Against Blood Cancer Award recognizes an individual who is deserving of recognition for their outstanding commitment to an event or program that has resulted in increasing revenue and building public awareness of LLS. Years of participation levels have been created to represent the years of participation: (5) Years + Bronze Level, (10) Years + Silver Level, (15) Years + Gold Level, (20) Years + Platinum Level, (30) Years + Diamond and (40) Years + Ruby Level.
Special Recognition Citations
Special recognition citations recognize retail establishments who have partnered with their customers to support LLS.
For nomination guidelines and frequently asked questions, click here.
For assistance with any additional questions including information on past recipients, please email National-Awards@lls.org.