Light and Strength

Two years ago at the Wakefield Light the Night walk Jesi spoke about her insights into the challenges she faced going through treatment for leukemia. Hundreds of people stood on the grass below. 832 more words

Childhood Cancer



It’s a good number, a solid number.

It’s a number that has some weight behind it but has a whole lotta life left to look forward to. 336 more words

The Night has definitely been Lit!

My heart overflows with joy. I’m going to be honest and just let you know that whatever I write here cannot do tonight justice. We just got back from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk. 606 more words

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Sends Representative to Capitol Hill

Ellen Scharaga of Melville, NY, oversees oncology pharmacy operations and services at OncoMed Pharmaceutical Services. Aside from her professional duties, Ellen Scharaga also supports cancer charities, including the American Cancer Society and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS). 139 more words

Ellen Scharaga

Leukemia and Lymphoma awareness

September is leukemia and lymphoma awareness month – to fight back against this devastating disease, our area offers many programs including the annual “Light the Night” walks.  38 more words


Fundraising Update: We're Getting Closer!

Great big thanks to everyone who has donated so far. We’re now at 70% of our goal to raise $3,000 for blood cancer research by Sept. 308 more words

Leukemia And Lymphoma Society

Thousands "Light the Night" in Forest Park to benefit LLS

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Thousands of St. Louisans came to Forest Park Saturday evening for a fundraising walk benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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