National Partners

Thank you to our 2021 National Partners who are bringing light to the darkness of cancer through their support and commitment to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Click on the logo below to view a special message from each partner.


AbbVie is honored to be a continuous sponsor of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for more than five years including Light The Night in support of the LLS’ efforts to help patients before, during and after their blood cancer diagnosis and treatment. AbbVie is committed to advancing medicines and science in oncology to help treat patients with difficult-to-treat cancers and deliver a meaningful impact on patients’ lives. For more information, please visit

Amgen is proud to be a National Sponsor of Light The Night, a nationwide fundraising campaign of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Across the United States, Amgen employees will form teams to raise funds and disease awareness for blood cancers by joining Light The Night events in their communities.

In everything we do, we aim to fulfill our mission to serve patients. Participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night demonstrates this promise. We invite you to learn more about Amgen at


For the fourth year in a row, AstraZeneca is proud to be a national sponsor of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night. Putting patients and caregivers first is at the heart of everything we do at AstraZeneca and by working together with the blood cancer community, we hope to continue to drive innovative research to transform care for those living with blood cancer. To learn more about AstraZeneca please visit


Bristol Myers Squibb is committed to our strong partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) through Light The Night. The mission of LLS is tied to Bristol Myers Squibb’s vision of transforming patients’ lives through science, making it an important and worthy initiative that we are proud to support. Our mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases. Learn more about Bristol Myers Squibb’s commitment to patients at


As The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) #1 National Corporate Partner and Honored Friend, Burlington is proud to celebrate 20 years of partnership with LLS having raised more than $47 million in the fight against blood cancer. We’re committed to furthering The LLS Children’s Initiative, providing critical life-saving research for children and families impacted by blood cancer. To learn more about Burlington please visit


Elbit Systems of America has been participating as a National Partner in Light The Night since 2008. Elbit America employees have raised $3.1 million for the LLS mission through Light The Night and other employee fundraisers. The aerospace and defense company is a leading provider of high-performance products, system solutions and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, law enforcement, commercial aviation and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the nation, Elbit America is dedicated to supporting those who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. To learn more about Elbit America please visit their website at


At FIS we believe that making a difference and achieving our goal comes through programs designed with a purpose to improve our communities; fundraising for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through Light The Night advances this goal. Overthe past ten years, corporate and employee support for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society resulted in approximately $2 million from FIS champions in support of the cause. To learn more about how we give back, visit


Genentech is a proud National Sponsors of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Light The Night Walk. Genentech is committed to meeting the needs of cancer patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals.

Along with their Light The Night involvement, Genentech has been supporting LLS’s national patient education and outreach programs for more than ten years. Our support is focused in the areas of lymphoma education, patient navigation and access to care.

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Kite, a Gilead Company, is dedicated to achieving one of the most ambitious goals of the 21st century: curing cancer. This mission is at the heart of everything we do from early research to product development. We are a proud national partner of Light the Night. Each year we raise awareness and funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society by participating in Light The Night walks across the country. Our partnership began with the LLS Therapy Acceleration Program and has expanded to include educational programs and charitable opportunities to support blood cancer patients in their time of need. Visit to learn more.


Optum Specialty is proud to be a National Partner of Light The Night. Optum Specialty is a leading specialty pharmacy services company dedicated to helping administer and deliver high-quality, cost-effective specialty pharmacy care. Optum Specialty Pharmacy combines technology, data and expertise to provide educational resources, 24/7 pharmacy support and trusted advice to the individuals, caregivers and care teams we serve. Our pharmacy, clinical and business experts work closely to ensure that every patient gets the personalized support they need to manage their complex conditions and medication therapies. Visit to learn more.


2021 marks the 6th year Pfizer has been a national sponsor of Light The Night and we couldn’t be prouder to support this cause. Pfizer is committed to helping with the complex challenges faced by people living with blood cancer, but we know we can’t do this alone. Together with our partners, like LLS, we offer resources to help people with blood cancer and their caregivers in their journey fighting cancer, as we aim to improve lives and provide hope for the future. Visit to learn more.


We are excited that Sanofi Genzyme is partnering with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Light The Night events as a 2021 National Sponsor. Sanofi Genzyme is the specialty care global business unit of Sanofi. We strive to help people with complex conditions that may be difficult to treat. Our approach is shaped by our experience developing highly specialized treatments and forging close relationships with physician and patient communities. We are dedicated to discovering and advancing new therapies, providing hope to patients and their families around the world. Learn more at


Our partnership with LLS and involvement in Light the Night not only reflects our union family’s growing commitment to the communities we live and work in, but to the cause of finding a cure for blood cancers,” said Marc Perrone, UFCW International President. “Whether you are a union member or not, we are determined to do our part to ensure that no one fighting cancer will struggle alone. Our partnership is a testament to our members and what can be accomplished when we all unite together. Learn more at


Global Franchise Group is an organization with heart and we are deeply committed to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). With the help of our customers, franchisees, team members and friends and family, we have proudly raised more than $5 million for the Light the Night program through our annual “A Bite for the Fight” campaign.

Visit to learn more.

Global Franchise Group consists of: Great American Cookies®, Marble Slab Creamery®/MaggieMoo’s®, Pretzelmaker®, Hot Dog on a Stick® and Round Table Pizza®


IHOP has supported LLS for over 20 years and we are incredibly proud to share that we have raised over $3.4 million dollars to support lifesaving research and patient support programs. Each year, we celebrate this partnership by passing out coffee, hot chocolate, and treats at the Light The Night walks. We will miss doing that this year, but we will be with everyone in spirit and virtually as we celebrate the incredible impact LLS continues to make.