ConnectLife helps those in need like 13-year-old Drake

January is National Blood Donation Month and the need is great – always. Thirteen-year-old Drake McKane of Chautauqua County is someone who has required blood products. Drake recently completed a two-year battle with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). Throughout Drake’s treatment for ALL he received over 60 blood transfusions. Many of the transfusions took place at […]

Community to ‘Light up the Night Orange’ in memory of Luca Calanni

The death of 11-year-old Luca Calanni has devastated this community. The little boy is being remembered as a wonderful, smart, kind and athletic boy with a big heart. The community is now coming together to honor and remember Luca by what is being called ‘Light up the night orange.’ Friends have started a Facebook event […]

Amsdell Ice Cream holding fundraiser for Luca S. Calanni Foundation

The kindness is contagious in WNY. A local business has stepped up with news of a fundraiser for the Luca S. Calanni Foundation. The foundation is named in honor of the 11-year-old Hamburg boy who died this past weekend from complications from the flu. Here’s what Amsdell Ice Cream posted: “🧡🧡🧡 In a world where […]