We are thrilled to announce Richard Bynum, President- Greater Washington, PNC Financial Services Group, INC. and Tom McCarthy, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP will be chairing the 2019 Leukemia Ball! They will lead an Executive Committee of more than 40 dedicated business leaders in the Washington, DC area. LLS is proud to partner with these outstanding volunteers to advance our mission and bring together the local corporate community in support of blood cancer patients and their families.
2019 Leukemia Ball Event Co-Chairs
Mr. Richard Bynum
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
Mr. Tom McCarthy
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
2019 Leukemia Ball Executive Committee
* = Past Chairman
Future Leaders Committee
The Future Leaders Committee is a meaningful networking opportunity for philanthropic, dedicated and talented individuals to support the mission of LLS. This exclusive group supports, engages and enriches their community by selling young professional tickets to increase exposure, awareness, and revenue for LLS.
Each ‘Future Leaders’ ticket costs $175 and provides entry into the Leukemia Ball at 8:15 pm. Tickets include a private reception, open bar, and light hors d’oeuvre, as well as an opportunity to view the Mission Moment, Mercedes-Benz raffle drawing, comedic performance and musical entertainment. Attire is black tie.
2019 Future Leaders Committee Co-Chairs
One of the highlights of the Leukemia Ball is the silent auction, which is procured and created by a committee of 14 people from across the DC/Virginia/Maryland area. Throughout the year this committee works with donors to provide a variety of items for attendees to bid on at the event.
2019 Auction Committee Co-Chairs
For the past 30 years, the Leukemia Ball has been chaired by many of Greater Washington, D.C.’s most outstanding business leaders. Through their tireless efforts, The Leukemia Ball has raised $63 million to advance the mission of LLS. We extend our deepest gratitude for their longtime commitment and dedication to helping LLS create a world without blood cancers.