Every Transplant Has A Story. What’s Yours?

My Story: Dan Gutenson

I am a: Kidney Recipient My family has a long history with transplantation.  We have a polycystic disease that runs in our family.  My mother and uncle as well as my brother,...

My Story: Sebastian

I am a: Kidney Transplant Recipient "I was born with a lower urinary tract obstruction.  Even with surgery to fix the obstruction, I was diagnosed with Stage 3 Kidney...

My Story: Bennett

I am a: Kidney & Liver Donor "I donated a kidney anonymously in 2000.  When I eventually met the recipient's son after the recipient passed away 10 years later, he said...

My Story: Valerie James

I am a Caregiver: "My 18 year old son, Xavier received a life changing kidney transplant when he was 3 years old thanks to his donor Sam McCrow for saying, "Yes" to organ, eye...

My Story: Cheryl Machan

"My family has a genetic kidney disease.  When my brother needed a kidney, I did not want to watch him to go through many years of dialysis like my dad. I volunteered to be...

Every Transplant Has A Story

What’s Yours?


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