After raising over $177,000 for LLS, Joseph Vicari has been named the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s 2016 National Man of the Year.

Vicari participated as a national nominee for the organization’s largest annual fundraiser, the Man & Woman of the Year competition. Organizers at LLS announced that Vicari’s participation encourage more than $177,000 in donations. The money raised supports efforts – locally and nationally – to fund blood cancer therapies.