If you’re a man reading this, odds are I know more about your prostate than you do. My father, Mike Slive, former Conference USA and SEC Commissioner, was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1996. If you had asked Mike Slive what his legacy would be when he retired, he probably would have talked about helping to grow the SEC and shape the future for college athletes. Little did he know that another legacy awaited him. Read More from Anna Slive Harwood at This is Alabama.
The Mike Slive Foundation endeavors to become a global leader in the fight to eradicate prostate cancer through public awareness and research funding in memory of Mike Slive, a transformative leader whose vision and direction revolutionized the business of collegiate sports.
The Mike Slive Foundation for Prostate Cancer Research was founded in Birmingham, Alabama, by attorney Ed Meyerson and former SEC and Conference USA Commissioner Mike Slive. Composed of local business, medical and political leaders, the Foundation’s mission is to save lives by funding cutting-edge research and by raising awareness of prostate cancer. The Mike Slive Foundation is a new weapon in the fight against prostate cancer. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @MikeSliveFdn.
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