Benefits of Being a Donor – Steve Tucker

It has now been 16 months since I said goodbye to my spare, and sent it to live with a very nice gentleman in Bainbridge Island, Washington.  I can honestly say, after much reflection, that the past year and a half has been the best time of my life, and that the act of donating … Continue reading Benefits of Being a Donor – Steve Tucker

Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Steve!

I have never considered myself an athlete.  I don't join clubs or teams.  I avoid gyms like the plague.  I don't lift weights or compete against other people.  I have been carrying an extra 20 or 30 pounds my entire adult life.  Doesn't sound too athletic, does it?   But, on the other hand, I … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Steve!

Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Janey!

Hi! My name is Janey. Currently, I’m 48 years old and it’s been 15 years since I donated my kidney to my sister, Julie. My sister was born with degenerative kidney disease, so while I knew that she would eventually need a kidney, I never really thought about it. She wasn’t worried about it, so … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Janey!