Monthly Archives: May 2010

Thank You St. Max Kolbe

I am completely amazed at the amount of support that I have received from so many people for my Man of the Year campaign. People seem to be coming out of the woodwork in support of me, and in support of the fight against blood cancers. I have relied quite heavily on a few key individuals and they know who they are. I have also received many donations from folks that I don’t event know. Last week I was made aware of another effort on my behalf that really took my breath away.
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Happy Hour & Helium Comedy Night to Benefit LLS

We just added a happy hour and comedy night at Helium Comedy Club in Philadelphia to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and my Man of the Year campaign. Date is June 9th. Happy hour is set from 6-8 with a percentage of the bar sales going back to the cause. The comedian will begin at 8 PM and we will also receive a portion of ticket sales
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One More Thing

I’m sad that this note is being sent after you have gone, but I think it’s important for both of us that I put this out there into the universe. We emailed pretty regularly over the course of more than a year ….
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Brad Schoener 5k & Music Marathon on FOX29

FOX29's John Anderson gave the Brad Schoener 5K & Music Marathon some excellent exposure this morning. Many thanks to John for a very well written piece. Check it out.
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An Angel Rises

Given the fact that I a leukemia survivor, and quite active with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, I find myself making connections all the time.Connections in the medical field, connections to patients, and their family members, and connections to wonderful people who just want to do their part to make a difference.... to count, and to matter.
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Win a Chance to Race the Philadelphia Insurance Triathlon

Our friends at the Philadelphia Insurance Triathlon have given me the green light to raffle off an outstanding prize package to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
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A Note for Caroline

Dear Caroline, Adam, and the entire extended Cranston & Gallagher clan, many many people are holding you all close at this time. I know we all wish we could dig into our pockets and pull out that magic pill or silver anti leukemia bullet. Sadly, we can't. But I work everyday in trying to make that a reality some day. What we can offer is a community filled with love and support for all of you.
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USA Triathlon Names 2010 USA Paratriathlon National Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Fifteen of the nation's most decorated paratriathletes have been selected to represent USA Triathlon as the 2010 USA Paratriathlon National Team, USA Paratriathlon National Team Director Peter Harsch announced this week.
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