Lombardi Spirit of Life Award, Susan MillerFeatured Stories

Since receiving her diagnosis in July 2016, Susan Miller hasn't let breast cancer keep her from smiling, and she didn't let a recent hip replacement surgery keep her from attending Georgetown Lombardi’s Women & Wine fundraiser dinner on April 24, 2017, where she was honored with the Lombardi Spirit of Life Award.

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