• Created in honor of Eric McLean, the Leukemia Ironman Fundraiser for Eric (L.I.F.E.) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to cancer survivorship by providing assistance to cancer patients in need, scholarship programs, and donating to cancer research laboratories. We will help draw awareness and contribute towards finding more effective treatments, and one day, a cure.

L.I.F.E. Blood Drive a Huge Success!

LIFE Blood Drive
November 7, 2015 - Thank you to every one who came out today. We collected 46 units of whole blood and 5 double red cell units!  This could have the potential of saving over 150 lives, thank you for helping to make a difference.  Stay tuned for the next drive!  If you missed it and want to donate, please contact your local blood donation center.  Also, if you are not on the national bone marrow registry, joining is easy and requires only a simple oral swab - click here to learn more!

L.I.F.E. Blood Drive - November 7, 2015

We are hosting another blood drive in honor of Eric! Please take a few seconds to sign up. If you are ineligible for any reason, find someone who doesn't mind sitting in! If you are interested in volunteering, please send us a message or contact Lindsey directly. Thank you in advance everyone! Keep sharing this link until we get these slots filled!

Date: November 7, 2015
Time: 8:00-1:00
Location: Two Rivers Community House


  • The reason that these years have been the best is that I think that I might have had a somewhat positive impact on your lives and perhaps your understanding of what cancer is and what it can do, to both those of us that it has personally attacked and those of us who know someone who is going through it. -Eric McLean
  • I just want children to be left with a better life than what I was left with," he said. "I want them to experience the feeling I had in my life when I realized that I really mattered.
    ~ Larry Hisle
  • Realistically, I have two more Olympic cycles in me. I'm not going to let this beat me.  I've gained a lot of strength from you guys, if Eric can fight 5 times over I can overcome this one year of setbacks.
    ~ Chris Solinsky
  • Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men. ~ Albert Einstein
  • Never, never, never give up.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I've bought a big bat. I'm all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me! ~ Dr. Seuss
  • Once you choose hope, anything's possible.
    ~ Christopher Reeve
  • If you're going through hell, keep going.
    ~ Winston Churchill