2013 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Woman of the Year Candidate to Host Roaring 20’s Affair

Sesha Gaston Partners with Sullivan’s Steakhouse for an Event to Raise Funds for Cancer Research and Patient Services.

Raleigh, NC, April 22, 2013 --(PR.com)-- On Wednesday, May 1, 2013, Sullivan’s Steakhouse is proud to host "Puttin’ On The Ritz” at Sullivan’s Steakhouse at 414 Glenwood Avenue as part of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s ten-week 2013 Man & Woman of the Year campaign.

By making a donation to attend, every dollar raised benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and counts as one vote for Sesha Gaston as 2013 Triangle Woman of the Year! From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., this elegant affair features heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine and the signature Knock Out Martini. Sullivan’s Steakhouse is aiming high to Knock Out blood cancers!

“Please consider casting a vote that will make a real difference in the lives of blood cancer patients around the country,” says Gaston, who is raising funds in honor of a local childhood leukemia survivor, the Boy of the Year, eleven year old Bryce Washington. Bryce was diagnosed in 2012 and is still undergoing treatments. “Bryce and his family are an inspiration to all of us.”

Advance tickets are $50 per person or $90 per couple. To purchase tickets, visit http://www.mwoy.org/pages/nc/triangle13/catsulliva. If you are unable to attend, please consider making a donation to support LLS & Sesha's campaign. All donations are greatly appreciated and tax deductible. Dress is cocktail attire.

Thank you to Team Sesha’s event corporate sponsors: Sullivan’s Steakhouse, Mutual Distributing, Nussentials and Kismet Hospitality. Also, Team Sesha thanks the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Solas Raleigh and Bia Restaurant, the Amazing Magic of Wayne Anderson, US Foods, Stella & Dot, Primp Salon Bar and ReInvented Spaces.

About The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year Campaign:
The North Carolina Chapter of LLS’s tenth annual Man & Woman of the Year Campaign is a high profile, friendly competition between corporate and community leaders who support the LLS mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. The goal this year is to raise at least $300,000 for research and patient services for more than 1 million Americans fighting a blood cancer. For more information, visit www.mwoy.org/tri.

About Sullivan’s Steakhouse:
Sullivan’s Steakhouse is a vibrant neighborhood American Steakhouse featuring the finest steaks, seafood, hand-shaken martinis and live music. Whether it’s for business, pleasure or both, we look forward to quickly becoming your favorite local steakhouse. www.sullivanssteakhouse.com
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Emily Blust