Our school is thrilled to be participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s School & Youth Programs! Students who participated in Pennies for Patients, Pasta for Pennies presented by Olive Garden, or the LLS High School Program, raised nearly $28 million to fund breakthrough therapies to save the lives of blood cancer patients.
Funds raised through programs like School & Youth enable the discovery and delivery of therapies that improve the quality of life for patients. From 2000 through 2013, almost 40 percent of new anti-cancer drugs were FDA-approved for blood cancer patients — more first-ever approvals than for any other group of cancers — and many of these were advanced with funding from LLS.
Follow the link to learn more about how LLS is advancing treatments that save lives…not someday, but today.
Please make an online donation to help reach our school’s fundraising goal. It’s easy! Just click on the picture below:
When you donate, you will automatically receive a tax-deductible receipt to submit to your company’s matching gifts program.
Thank you for helping in the fight against cancer!