Donor Stories

NORTH CAROLINA MAN WHO DIED WILL BE DONATING HIS ORGANS TO 55 PEOPLE

(CNN) As a final act of selflessness, the North Carolina dad who died in a freak accident at the beach will be donating his organs to 55 people, his parents told CNN affiliate WSOC-TV. (Lee Dingle, 37, was playing with…

LANDON AND LYNETTE – DONOR AND DONOR MOM

Her son, Landon, had a peaceful nature, a great sense of humor and a contagious smile. He always greeted others with a firm handshake or a heartfelt hug. Combined with his positive, “don’t sweat the small stuff” approach to life, it…

SIX-WAY KIDNEY SWAP SAVES LIVES ALL OVER THE COUNTRY

https://youtu.be/i34FuRqMEWI My brother Douglas “DJ”, a retired Master Sergeant of the US Air Force, is the recipient of three organ transplants, a liver and two kidneys.  All of his organs were transplanted in less than a one-year time frame.  My…

13-year-old battling kidney disease finds a new home with his teacher

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SUSANA – LIVING DONOR

Susana is a wife, mother to one son, proud owner of two adopted dogs and, most recently, a non-directed kidney donor. Susana’s father was diagnosed with end-stage renal disease in 2011, and he began dialysis. Susana decided that she wanted…

RENEE – HEART RECIPIENT

Renee is a Native American woman from the Pueblo of the San Ildefonso Tribe in New Mexico. She was a 40-year-old wife and mother of two young girls, working fulltime and physically active, when she suddenly became very ill. Renee…

A BROTHER’S ENDURING GIFT OF LIFE – I AM MY BROTHER’S KEEPER

Retired Master Sergeant Douglas Jordan, known as DJ, had served more than 20 years in the US Air Force. But his years fighting for this country could not prepare him for the fight for his life. On September 11, 2013,…

2 sisters donate their kidneys to strangers to ‘honor’ their late dad

After their dad died in need of a kidney transplant, 2 sisters donate their kidneys to strangers

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