The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) exists to cure blood cancer. To date, LLS has invested over $1 billion in life-saving research with an investment portfolio that continues to radically transform standard therapies and improve outcomes for patients. The Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter of LLS prides itself on one clear mission: drive an innovative fundraising agenda that unites corporations, community and patients for one purpose – to cure cancer. They currently seek corporate executives and thought leaders to join the Silicon Valley Board of Trustees to transform LLS business development in the Silicon Valley while driving significant revenue to fund new therapies and save lives.
The Board of Trustees, Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter (SVMB) is a fundraising and general oversight Board organized to support local programs and achieve the overall fundraising goals within the local Chapter territory. The Board upholds LLS’s mission, raises and contributes funds, and provides Chapter oversight and consultative direction. The Board represents a cross-section of the community in order to enhance fundraising activities to support LLS’s vision and values. As a Trustee, your commitment of time and expertise vitally impacts the success of LLS’s mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
The Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Board of Trustees is primarily a strategic planning and fundraising entity that:
- Strategically elevates the mission of LLS within the Silicon Valley and throughout the Bay Area, increasing exposure, awareness, and revenues to impact the mission
- Provides leadership and insight on the Chapter’s business development
- Serves as a leaders, advocates, and spokespersons for LLS
- Works closely with staff and other leadership volunteers, typically along fundraising and project lines
The LLS track record is unparalleled – and invite you to join as they work to eradicate cancer. For more information please contact Silicon Valley Executive Director, Courtney Karnes – Courtney.Karnes@lls.org. LinkedIn: Courtney Karnes. To learn more about The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, click here.