PITTSBURGH, PA –June 2, 2022 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce that firm attorney Steven R. Chadwick, together with his fundraising team, raised nearly $25,000 over a span of ten weeks for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Man of the Year Pittsburgh 2022 campaign effort, a philanthropic competition to support blood cancer research among a group of motivated and dedicated individuals in communities across the United States.
The man and woman who have raised the most funds during the 10-week campaign are awarded the prestigious title of Man or Woman of the Year in their community. The man and woman who have raised the most across the entire U.S. will be recognized as the national Man & Woman of the Year.
Fundraising for the campaign commenced on Thursday, March 10, and concluded on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Heinz Field. The collective fundraising total for this year’s competition amounted to approximately $528,000.
“Although I did not win the title, I could not be more proud of my team and our efforts, nor could I be more proud of this year’s Man and Woman of the Year winners, Gavin Williams and Maggie Boucher,” said Chadwick. “Besides being incredible fundraisers, they are terrific people. I’m honored to have had the chance to fundraise alongside them as well as the rest of my peers in this year’s class of candidates.”
Chadwick is Counsel with Leech Tishman and a member of the Real Estate Practice Group where he co-leads the Oil and Gas Title Group. He is also a member of the firm’s Energy & Natural Resources Industry Group. Chadwick is based in the Pittsburgh office, where he regularly advises clients on corporate and real estate transactional matters.
ABOUT THE LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY AND MAN & WOMAN OF THE YEAR
LLS is the largest nonprofit dedicated to creating a world without blood cancers. Since 1949, they have invested nearly $1.3 billion in groundbreaking research, pioneering many of today’s most innovative approaches. Approximately 40% of new cancer therapies approved by the FDA since 2000 were first approved for blood cancer patients. And many of these LLS-supported therapies not only help blood cancer patients but they have also led to a tremendous number of advances in many other types of cancers, like bone, brain, and breast. Your contribution will have rippling effects across the entire cancer landscape. Read more about LLS here: https://www.lls.org/
Man & Woman of the Year is a philanthropic competition to support blood cancer research among a group of motivated and dedicated individuals in communities across the United States. Candidates form powerful fundraising teams and compete in honor of two local children who are blood cancer survivors. Learn more about Man & Woman of the Year here: https://www.mwoy.org/mwoy-pittsburgh-1
ABOUT LEECH TISHMAN
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in business restructuring & insolvency, corporate matters, employment & labor, estates & trusts, intellectual property, litigation & alternative dispute resolution, and real estate. In addition, the firm offers a wide range of legal services to clients in the aviation & aerospace, cannabis, construction, emerging cyber technologies, energy & natural resources, healthcare, and hospitality industries. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Sarasota, and Washington, D.C.