L4L Motorcycle Tour - 2014, Fundraiser for Lung Cancer Awareness & Research

3rd Annual Living For Liz Motorcycle Tour

Ride With Us Hey guys, it is that time of year again.   We are about to have our 3rd annual Living For Liz Motorcycle Tour on Saturday, June 7, 2014… rain or shine! New this year is a Poker Run along with a slightly newer route. Stopping points are Rockton Bar and Grill, then […]







L4L Health Expo

Living For Liz is hosting its second annual Health Expo on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at The Lunda Center located on the Western Technical College campus in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Living for Liz, various health care providers, and other groups in the coulee region that promote healthy living, are […]







Lung Cancer Doesn’t Stand A Chance

Living For Liz is ringing in the New Year with perseverance!  We are proud to announce a new section of our website called “Our Impact” as well as announce our entire line up of events for the upcoming year! 







Air Pollution Declared a Leading Cause of Lung Cancer

  (CNN) — My patient, “Judy,” is one of more than 228,000 Americans this year who will be diagnosed with lung cancer. And like most of her fellow lung cancer patients, she is struggling not only to learn all she can about her diagnosis and treatment options, but also to adjust to the overwhelming burden […]







Shine A Light On Lung Cancer

Gundersen Medical Foundation and Living for Liz Present: SHINE A LIGHT ON LUNG CANCER Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at the Gundersen Integrated Center for Education 6:00pm– Desserts, light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments 6:50pm- Welcome and special program featuring Scott Burton, comedian and cancer survivor 7:45pm– Glow stick ceremony to remember and honor those with lung cancer







We’re in the Applefest Parade!

Living For Liz is going to have a float in the Applefest 2013 Parade on Sunday, September 22nd. We are very excited to be able to spread the word about our fight against lung cancer! However, we have no idea how to make a float and could really use your help!







2nd Annual L4L Motorcycle Tour

Coming off a very successful ride last year, Living For Liz (L4L) is heading out again for a morning of beautiful scenery and the gathering of riders for a great cause.  L4L is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing awareness and education of lung cancer to the masses as well as assisting in the funding […]







Battle Plan #2

Pictures, here weigh-ins and measurements Before I start on the second battle plan, we need a dose of reality here.  I just came off a weekend of fun, family and disaster.  I failed to remain focused with my plans to battle weight loss. I lost some battles in the process, however, I am back focusing […]







LizFest 2013

It’s that time of year again… time for LizFest!   As you probably already know, LizFest is an annual Living For Liz event in honor of Elizabeth Holman-Melde.  At 25 years old, Elizabeth, a non-smoker, lost her battle with lung cancer. The purpose of LizFest is not only to raise money to fight lung cancer, but […]







Living For Liz - Lung Cancer Research Articles

L4L Teams Up with Top Lung Cancer Researchers

On Sunday, March 24th, 2013 Living For Liz is hosting a THANK YOU event.  The goal??  To thank YOU for all of the incredible support given to us over the past year in making Elizabeth’s dream become a reality.  We would also like to update you on our future plans, as well as promote the […]