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Sep 03, 2019, 09:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada marks Blood Cancer Awareness Month by announcing its new research partnerships

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) kicked off Blood Cancer Awareness Month and announced today it will invest over $4 million in research projects that...


Jun 12, 2019, 13:12 ET Blood Cancer Community Comes Together for Light The Night Okanagan Community Walk

Okanagan hosts its second annual walk fundraiser to support blood cancer patients OKANAGAN, BC, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Nearly 100 participants will gather at Waterfront Park in Kelowna to take part in ...


May 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Beer Store Bottle Drive in fourteenth year of supporting blood cancer cures

The Returns for Leukemia Bottle Drive invites Ontario communities to participate in the fight to end blood cancers. TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On Saturday, May 25th, The Beer Store and its...


May 14, 2019, 15:07 ET Media Advisory - Turning empties into a cure with 14th annual Returns for Leukemia Bottle Drive

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are invited to Beer Store locations across Ontario for its 14th annual Returns for Leukemia Bottle Drive event. On Saturday, May 25, The Beer Store ...


May 09, 2019, 12:00 ET Professional snowboarder and Olympian diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma joins LLSC Light The Night to help accelerate blood cancer cures

MONTREAL, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) is proud to announce that it has teamed up with Max Parrot, professional snowboarder and 2018 Olympic Games silver...


May 06, 2019, 12:33 ET Media Advisory - Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympian and the LLSC to make an announcement at press conference

MONTREAL, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) and Max Parrot, professional snowboarder and Olympic silver medalist, diagnosed...


Apr 22, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympian and the LLSC to make an announcement at press conference/

MONTRÉAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) and Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympic silver medalist,...


Apr 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympian and the LLSC to make an announcement at press conference

MONTRÉAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) and Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympic silver medalist,...


Apr 12, 2019, 11:04 ET Blood Cancer Community Comes Together for Volunteer-led, Light The Night Victoria Community Walk

Loblaws Superstores taking part in this weekend's fundraiser to support blood cancer patients. VICTORIA, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Over 100 participants will gather at Centennial Square to take part in...


Mar 28, 2019, 08:00 ET Local leaders join forces with LLSC in a unique fundraising campaign to help support 3-year-old boy with leukemia

MONTREAL, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) is proud to kick off its first-ever Man & Woman of the Year campaign. This unique fundraising opportunity taps into...


Oct 18, 2018, 07:00 ET This week's "weather bomb" prompts swift action by organizers and Haligonians to save Light The Night Walk

Expected high winds and heavy rains for this Saturday force The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada to redirect 2,000+ participants HALIFAX, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - The system that brought damaging...


Sep 05, 2018, 08:00 ET Bold Statement from Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada Highlights the Pivotal Role of Blood Cancer Research in Advancing Breakthroughs for Other Cancers and Diseases

Beating Cancer Is In Our Blood campaign making its debut during Blood Cancer Awareness Month and is expected to raise $200,000 for blood cancer research this September. TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - ...


Aug 08, 2018, 06:00 ET Women Score Top Marks in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada's 2018 Research Awards

Female scientists lead scorers among 32 grant awardees in annual research competition held by Canada's only nonprofit health agency dedicated to all blood cancers. TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - The...


Jan 25, 2018, 07:00 ET 2 out of 3 Canadians would feel helpless if they received a blood cancer diagnosis

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada tackles issue of helplessness with a new awareness campaign designed to bring blood cancer information and support programs to the forefront. TORONTO, Jan....


Nov 15, 2017, 07:00 ET 75,000 Participants, Donors and Volunteers Help to Raise Over $6 Million Through Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada Events This Fall

Canadians from coast-to-coast demonstrate acts of kindness to support blood cancer research and vital programs. TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - On the occasion of National Philanthropy Day, The...


Oct 18, 2017, 08:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada Hosts Annual Light The Night Walk in Calgary

CALGARY, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - On Saturday, October 21, 2017 over 2,000 participants will gather at Eau Claire to take part in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada's annual Light The Night Walk...


Oct 12, 2017, 07:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada hosts 13th annual Light The Night Walk in Toronto

Thousands expected at Nathan Phillips Square to honour Canadians affected by a blood cancer. TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, October 19, 2017 over 8,000 people will gather at Nathan...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada hosts 5th annual Light The Night Walk in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, Sept. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - On Saturday September 30, 2017 over 1,000 participants will gather at The Forks to take part in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada's 5th annual Light The Night ...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:56 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada renews support from Loblaw Companies Limited ahead of Light The Night Walk events in Saskatchewan

SASKATCHEWAN, Sept. 21, 2017 /CNW/ - For the second consecutive year, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) partners with Loblaw Companies Limited to kick-off the annual Light The Night...


Sep 20, 2017, 09:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada hosts 11th annual Light The Night Walk in Edmonton

EDMONTON, Sept. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - On Saturday September 23, 2017 over 1,500 participants will gather at William Hawrelak Park to take part in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada's 11th annual...


Sep 08, 2017, 12:59 ET Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada Awards Record Number of Grants for Blood Cancer Research

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) awards an unprecedented 41 grants for blood cancer research in Canada this year totaling $3.8 million, setting a new...


Aug 25, 2017, 10:00 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) lights up iconic landmarks red across Canada during Blood Cancer Awareness Month

-LLSC Encourages Everyone to Shine a Light on Blood Cancers this September- TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2017 /CNW/ - For Blood Cancer Awareness Month this September, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada...


Jun 16, 2017, 08:55 ET Dr. Spaner at Sunnybrook Research Institute receives prestigious UFCW Canada Award for Leukemia Research

TORONTO, June 16, 2017 /CNW/ - The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada together with its largest philanthropic partner, UFCW Canada (United Food and Commercial Workers Canada union), are proud to ...


Jun 02, 2017, 16:18 ET Mark Barrenechea, OpenText CEO & CTO, and Leukemia Survivor To Chair Light the Night Walk in Toronto

Global business leader renews pledge of support for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) TORONTO, June 2, 2017 /CNW/ - It's National Cancer Survivor Day and Mark Barrenechea, CEO & CTO...


Oct 18, 2016, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada hosts 13th annual Light The Night Walk in Vancouver/

VANCOUVER, Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - REVISED DATE: Due to inclement weather last week and thanks to very supportive event partners, this event has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 22, when thousands ...