Organ & Tissue Recipients

Family and Friends

Heart Recipient David Jeter and his wife Lydia
A Support Network is Key

In 2005 Lydia Jeter took on the role as primary caregiver to her husband David. The doctors said he needed a heart transplant. […]

The Gift Grows Up!

Pediatric Liver Recipient – Luke Harbur
Luke Harbur Liver Recipient and Kris Drake, Donor Father

Luke Harbur received his liver transplant nearly 20 years ago. He shares his appreciation for the gift of life and the […]

A New Life

Kidney Recipient - Dan Coranado
A New Life

For Dan Coranado, receiving a kidney transplant has taught him about compliance, commitment, and giving one hundred percent to any activity [...]

The Sibling Bond

Kidney Recipient – Josh Peters
Teaching Children the Value of Gifts

Did you know that a person can be a living kidney donor? Josh learned that when his sister donated one of her kidneys to save […]

Patience & Perseverance

Kidney Recipient – Nancy Post
Friends and Co-worker Support

Nancy Post is a prime example of patience during the transplant process. She waited 16 months before receiving a kidney transplant. With time came success: as of […]

A Team Effort

Liver Recipient - Kathy Kratofil
A Game with Extra Innings

Spinning glasses, yoga and family are part of every day for liver recipient Kathy Kratofil. Do you know people who never relax? Their presence and energy [...]