LRF 2021 Annual Gala

LRF 2021 Annual Gala

You’re invited to a special event celebrating all we’ve accomplished together to eradicate lymphoma!

Thursday, September 30, 2021
6:00 PM—7:00 PM ET
An Online Celebration

Donations of any amount will grant access to watch our virtual program.


Christopher R. Flowers, MD, MS
Distinguished Leadership Award

Kite, A Gilead Company
Corporate Leadership Award


The program will feature special messages from members of the elite LRF Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), LRF Ambassadors, friends, oncology industry partners, patients, caregivers, and high-impact supporters from throughout the country.

Brian Link, MD
University of Iowa
Scientific Advisory Board

Cameron Mathison
Actor & TV Host
General Hospital, Entertainment Tonight

Ethan Zohn
TV Personality & Philanthropist
CBS Survivor: Africa, Grassroot Soccer

Juju Chang
Journalist & News Anchor
ABC Nightline

LRF Ambassadors

Montel Williams
TV Personality & Healthcare Advocate
The Montel Williams Show

Marc Summers
TV Host
Double Dare, Unwrapped

Samantha Harris
Emmy-Winning TV Host & Health Coach
Dancing With the Stars

Sonali Smith, MD, FASCO
The University of Chicago
Chair, Scientific Advisory Board

A variety of sponsorship and digital journal ads are available for purchase to support our event. Please click the “Sponsorship Opportunities” box below to view each package. If you are looking to simply tune into the event, please click the “Make A Donation” box below. Donations of any amount will grant access to watch our virtual program. Thank you for all your support – together we will find cures for lymphoma!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Become A Sponsor Today: A variety of packages are available to view the 2021 Annual Gala.


Learn more about this year’s honorees, Dr. Christopher Flowers and Kite, A Gilead Company.

Make a Donation

Support the LRF Gala to help advance cures and ensure a brighter future for all those impacted by lymphoma.


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Champion Sponsors

Leader Sponsors

Leigh and Cory Olson

The Parks Family Endowment Fund

The Werner Family

Advocate Sponsors

Jeff Block and Michelle Gerus

The Prince Family Foundation

Benefactor Sponsors

Gladys and Errol Cook 

Caroline and Howard Draft

Arlene Fischer 

Barbara and Jerry Freundlich 

Lynn and Michael Froy

Barrie and Glen Kassan

Miriam and David Phalen 

Patron Sponsors

Lana and Michael Beaury

Arlette and Robert Britton

The Eric A. Cohen Family

Morton Coleman, MD and Mark Pasmantier, MD

Doyen Consulting Group, LLC

Donna and Paul Reinbolt

Kim and Kevin Shea

Sykes Family Foundation

Tribute Sponsors

Gail and Larry Dobosh

Micki and Robert Flowers

Lipsky-Karasz Family

Nora and Mel Masuda

Kimberly Metcalf 

Supporter Sponsors

Carmen and Carver Gayton

Sande and Harris Hollin

Winky Hussey

Anne and Leon Preston

Beverly and Ed Robbins

Phyllis Rosen

Marcia Robbins-Wilf and Dr. Perry Robbins

Corporate Video Segment