KGGI's Evelyn Erives To Get Award From The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
November 6, 2012 at 9:07 AM (PT)
CCM+E Top 40/Rhythmic KGGI/RIVERSIDE's EVELYN ERIVES from JEFF AND EVELYN IN THE MORNING, will be presented with the 2012 NATIONAL MEDIA AWARD from THE LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY (LLS), for her excellence in radio broadcasting and for being an advocate in the fight against blood cancers.
ERIVES is currently the voice of LLS's TEAM IN TRAINING radio campaign. She was named the LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY’S ORANGE COUNTY INLAND EMPIRE CHAPTER WOMAN OF THE YEAR in 2010, joined the chapter's Board of Trustees in 2011, served as the Co-Chair for the MAN & WOMAN OF THE YEAR LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE in 2011, 2012 and now 2013, and has been a part of numerous LIGHT THE NIGHT walks and TEAM IN TRAINING events for LLS.
In a press release, LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY’S ORANGE COUNTY INLAND EMPIRE CHAPTER Exec. Dir. PIPER MEDCALF commented, "EVELYN is so passionate about helping in anyway she can, LLS is truly blessed and greatly appreciates her dedication to our mission of curing leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families."
EVELYN ERIVES added, "It means the world to me that the organization I hold so close to my heart recognizes my efforts. I am incredibly thankful, but most importantly, I hope this honor helps raise more awareness for the work we still have to put in to help those affected, develop better drugs, and ultimately find cures!"
The awards dinner is to be held on NOVEMBER 29th at the COTO DE CAZA GOLF & RACQUET CLUB. For more information on this award with LLS, please visit http://www.lls.org/aboutlls/awards/submitnomination/.