Help for my brother with Cancer

FOR OUR BROTHER STEVEN, We are starting this go fund me page. 

Always healthy; friend of all he meets – customers, family, high school friends, neighbors, etc; and running his own small business for almost 40 years; paying taxes which partly funds millions in need; He has been diagnosed with throat cancer and is currently undergoing Chemotherapy and radiation. He is fed through a feeding tube. 

His company does not run without him - so he’s losing at least $4000 approx.a month. Minimum, not counting medical bills, status TBD.

So – The GoFundMe page. He’s refusing financial help (aka charity to Steven) from us all who know and love him, but we don’t think he can refuse a GoFundMe effort with tons of people each contributing just a tiny bit. 

We are worried about his state of mind – as with anyone going through cancer treatment – you need a positive mental attitude to overcome all the drugs and pain.  

 The Bridgewater family would greatly appreciate any financial help here – $5 would be awesome - and if not – your prayers (for free) please.   
We pray for $5 each times 4000 people; or whatever. $1 is still very cool. 

Noteworthy connections to Steven (if you don’t know him) might include:

Glen Ellyn, IL

DuPage County, IL

Fireman -- both volunteer and paid (past tense)

Glenbard West High School

Roofers and Construction workers.

Husband and good father.

 Thanks all !!!

Kim Bridgewater Shaver and family
  • Alex Wanless 
    • $300 
    • 44 mos
  • Jim/Joe Bremer 
    • $250 
    • 45 mos
  • Joyce Buccola 
    • $100 
    • 45 mos
  • Sandy Black 
    • $25 
    • 45 mos
  • Mary Anne Koehler Sullivan 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
See all


Kim Bridgewater-Shaver 
Maple Park, IL
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