Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
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 North Star 2015 Vision: By fulfilling our goals and growth plans and continuing to be dedicated to our mission, we’ll take a major step toward our longer-term objective: The North Star 2015 Vision.Our North Star 2015 Vision aspires to create a better future for people with blood cancer. Our volunteers and staff will play key roles in achieving the improved outcomes we envision for patients. By 2015, we’re looking to:
- Achieve a high cure rate for most people with blood cancers
- Help those patients who continue to need treatment for blood cancers manage their illness with good quality of life
- Help patients, their families and caregivers navigate the healthcare system by giving them access to effective treatments, information, resources and physical and emotional support