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Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Gateway Chapter! Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information programs.


Events Sponsored by Gateway

Local Information

Volunteer in Your Area - Gateway

Help us help people with blood cancer and their families. Our dedicated community volunteers are the heart and soul of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). There are many different ways you can participate in the Gateway Chapter and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.    You can help us with: School & Youth Programs Light The Night Walk T...

Patient Education - Gateway

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors many free live and archived teleconferences, podcasts, webcasts and more that you can view at your convenience. For a complete list of our programs, see our National Patient Education Programs web page. Need more information? To learn more about our patient education programs, call (800) 955-4572. 

Patient Support - Gateway

The Information Resource Center is available from 9 am-9 pm Monday through Friday. Disease experts can answer many questions about diagnosis, treatment, resources and clinical trials.  Please call 1-800-955-4572 or email infocenter@lls.org.

For more information about any of the following programs, contact (800) 955-4572.  
Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If y...

Gateway Support Groups

Adult Groups For adult patients and their adult loved ones COLUMBIA, MO Columbia Blood Cancer Group
Second Monday of Each Month, 5:30-7:00 PM
Ellis Fischel Cancer Center: 1 Hospital Dr., Columbia, MO 65212
RSVP appreciated but not required.  Contact: Deb Palmer, LCSW at (573) 884-2543   ST. LOUIS, MO Stem Cell Transplant Group
Third Wednesday of Each Month,...

Honored Hero Program - Gateway

What is our Honored Hero Program all about? An Honored Hero is someone who provides inspiration and support for the fundraising programs of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  An Honred Hero is anyone who is being treated for, or is a survivor of, leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease or myeloma. As an Honored Hero, you will be asked to share your strength and courage with the people who are currently ra...

Professional Education Programs - Gateway

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a range of free live and archived online continuing education programs, conferences, meetings and events. For a complete list of our programs, see: Continuing Medical Education Continuing Education

Corporate Involvement - Gateway

The following companies and organizations are generous sponsors of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) Gateway Chapter. We appreciate their dedication to our goal of helping blood cancer patients living better, longer lives. If your company or organization would like to support the work of LLS, please contact Debbie Kersting at debbie.kersting@lls.org or (314) 590-2250. Specia...


About the Gateway Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Gateway Chapter was founded in 1973 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves Eastern Missouri, Southern Illinois, and all of Arkansas.

Toll Free: 1-800-264-CURE (2873)


Main Number (314) 590-2230
Fax Number (314) 590-2260
Patient Services (314) 590-2266
Light The Night (314) 590-2265
School & Youth (314) 590-2268
Special Events (314) 590-2269
Team In Training (314) 590-2267
Arkansas Division (501) 227-6416
PO Box 23438
Little Rock, AR 72221


1972 Innerbelt Business Center

St. Louis, MO 63114

T (314) 590-2230

Careers at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

To support patients with blood cancer and their families, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is located throughout the country and Canada. We offer exciting opportunities that benefit from the resources and full support of our organization. See where you can make a difference.

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