NEWPORT, RI - Amanda Leonardo is Rhode Island's "Woman Of The Year," named by The Rhode Island Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Leonardo is a Cat Country 98.1 Morning Show personality"
Leonardo and team "Mandy On A Mission" raised the most money over the 10 week campaign. "Amanda's tireless effort on this campaign was an inspiration to all of us," said WCTK / Cat Country 98.1 Program Director Bob Walker.
"Serving our communites is part of our mission statement," said WCTK VP/General Manager Tom Wall. "Amanda epitimizes our mission and we are very proud to have her on our Cat County team."
"The real thanks goes to all the generous donors," said Leonardo, who was inspired to raise the money by an 11 year old boy and friend of her family who is batting a rare form of Leukemia. "The rest of the thanks goes to my team: Briget D'Antonio, Lindsay Morrison, Heather Matthews, Meredith Thompson and Corilyn Henault.
Man and Woman Of The Year is an annual fundraising campaign held by LLS chapters across America. The Rhode Island Chapter can be contacted at 401-943-8888. You can access their website HERE.