The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary (nonprofit) health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services.
Mission and Goals
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
LLS is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services.
Our Key Priorities will ensure that: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society helps blood cancer patients live better, longer lives.
For information on the local LLS chapter please visit this website.
Fleet Feet Columbia is proud to support LLS through our partnerships with Team in Training.
Team in Training (TNT) is the world's largest endurance sports training program.
Since 1988, more than 540,000 volunteer participants
have raised over $1.2 billion for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
From the beginner to the seasoned pro, TNT offers the opportunity to get fit, make memories, and; make a difference in the lives of others.
Members of TNT raise funds for blood cancer research and patient services as they train as a group to complete an endurance event in honor of a community member affected by leukemia, lymphoma, or myeloma. Participants may choose to train for a variety of endurance events, such as a: Full Marathon - 26.2 miles (running or walking), a Half Marathon - 13.1 miles (running or walking), and even Triathlons (sprint & olympic)
For more information about Team in Training please visit this website.