Save Lew's life

It was brought to my attention today that the state of Florida has not stepped up to the plate to help Lew Sweener ( my sisters husband) since his heart attack

Lew is only 53 years old and had a heart attack and two stints put in . He was sent home with an external defibrillator until he could pay for surgery somehow. He needs a pacemaker and a defibrillator to live. He worked full time but had no benefit of insurance .

He has tried for state help for this life saving surgery and was granted food stamps but denied help in keeping a roof over their heads because they have no children . So .... his wife is disabled and just beat cancers azz !

These guys are at a total loss as to what to do . They have sold about everything they own just to get by so far. Heartbreaking to say the least.

Donations

  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 1 mo
  • brian winchell 
    • $150 
    • 1 mo
  • Rebecca Kennett 
    • $50 
    • 1 mo
  • Candie Robarge 
    • $200 
    • 1 mo
  • Gilbert De Marco 
    • $100 
    • 1 mo

Organizer and beneficiary

Candie Robarge 
Organizer
The Dalles, OR
Dawn Sweener 
Beneficiary
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