Raider football alumnus, Tj Smink ’16, was recently featured on PHL17 Morning News Desk for raising money to support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Philadelphia (LSS). The cause hits home for Smink who was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkins Lymphoma.

Smink is competing in LSS’s philanthropic competition for the title of Man & Women of the Year.  The man and woman who have raised the most funds during the ten-week campaign are awarded the prestigious title. The candidates compete in honor of children who are local blood cancer survivors, the Boy & Girl of the Year.

Smink gradated in 2016 with a BSBA in Marketing. He hails from North Penn HS. Watch the news coverage and read more about Smink on PHL 17.