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His persistence and focus on the mission of LLS raised critical funds for blood cancer patients. The Lynn University senior and third-generation polo player utilized his network to support lifesaving research. On Sunday, May 2, DeAnn Hazey, executive director of the LLS South Florida Region, presented Melissa Ganzi and Grand Champions Polo Club with an award for being the presenting sponsor of the 2020 Man & Woman of the Year campaign in the Palm Beach-Treasure Coast market. Hazey is looking forward to a longstanding partnership between the organization and the Grand Champions Polo Club. “Thank you so much to the Ganzi family,” Hazey said. “I know the money they raised is helping families right here, right now, and what they did is truly saving lives.The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is so grateful to have

(Left) South Florida Executive Director DeAnn Hazey gives the Presenting Sponsor award to Melissa Ganzi. (Right) Melissa Ganzi with the award from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

such an impactful supporter within the community. The polo club’s sponsorship and support will not only allow lifesaving blood cancer research to continue but will also help patients receive access to medications and other financial needs.” As a breast cancer survivor, Melissa Ganzi recently finished her final treat-

ment. She is healthy and is back to playing polo. With the start of 2021, Grand Champions is bringing back a sense of normalcy to the area with its spring season in full swing. To learn more about the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year campaign, visit www. mwoy.org/mwoy-palm-beach-0.

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