Jeff Bates, Alexandria Bay, NY
2012 Alexandria Bay R.J. McLennan Immediate Need Fund Recipient
Jeff Bates was in his 60s and in desperate need of a heart transplant. He was living on a battery operated heart pump. He had to make many trips to the Cleveland Clinic. He lived solely on his social security checks. Jeff was a good citizen and had served on the local boards in the Alexandria Bay Area. Fund went towards food and gas gift cards to help him through his difficult time.