Transplant Stories

No Gamble

Kidney & Pancreas Recipient - Lisa Zimmerer
The Toll of Diabetes

Diabetes was taking a toll on Lisa’s life. A kidney and pancreas transplant changed her path. Lisa Zimmerer's diabetes robbed her of her eye sight, [...]

Mom’s Gift

Living Kidney Recipient - Katelyn Walser
A Special Mother’s Day!

Living kidney donor Lynn Walser and her daughter, Katelyn Walser made the day special. Now she’s a nurse helping other children each day. [...]

Heartfelt Thanks

Heart Recipient's daughter - Danna Dahl
Our Blessing: Father, Husband, Grandfather

Dwight Douglas’ family understands the gift of two heart transplants. Danna Dahl’s father, Dwight Douglas, has received two life-saving heart transplants [...]

Moving Forward

Donor Grandmother - Beulah Gaskin
Bruce was a Peacekeeper

Donor grandmother Beulah Gaskin shares how a family moves forward after a senseless murder. Beulah's grandson Bruce was murdered when he [...]

Breath. Walk. Breath.

Double Lung Recipient – Sharon Kelly
Living For Today

How much oxygen did Sharon need just to walk 8 feet? Learn why she is grateful for the gift of life and wants to honor her donor […]

Gift to Our Daughter

Living Kidney Donor – Lowell Ghosey
Helping the Next Family

Pediatric living kidney donors Lowell Teresa Ghosey have both given a kidney to their daughter. They serve as mentors to other families who have children with […]