Welcoming The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to the Classy Family

| January 9, 2017

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There were over 1.6 million new cases of cancer diagnosed in 2015 in the United States alone. 1.6 million. Classy was founded by a group of friends who wanted to raise money for research to eliminate this awful disease. It has now been 10 years (yes 10!) since Classy’s first pub crawl fundraiser here in San Diego, and five years since we evolved from fundraisers ourselves into a technology company that helps over 2,500 social enterprises across the United States and Canada solve a myriad of social problems. In any entrepreneurial journey there tend to be “full circle” moments that cause the team to take pause and reflect on the meaning of a milestone in relation to their own mission. Well, today happens to be one of those days for all of us here at Classy. We’re proud to welcome The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), one of the largest cancer organizations in the world, to the Classy family.

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