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Acts of Love

Over the last two or three weeks I’ve seen at least a half dozen TV shows and movies that featured a scene where a parent treated a child to a lunch, a shopping day, or some trip or event that ended with the child asking, “Seriously, why are you being so nice to me? 351 more words


Memories of One Mom's Donor Evaluation

Besides the gamut of medical tests, the donor evaluation entails interviews with a psychologist, a social worker, a financial counselor, a surgeon, and a transplant nephrologist. 513 more words

A Step Forward and a Great Reminder

Today was another step towards growing Kidney Donor Athletes, and it was also a great reminder.

First off, I have a business checking account! I am so happy that donations have been coming in to help me take this advocacy work to the next level! 332 more words

And The Wait Goes On

It’s time to bring you up to date with the kidney search. Okay, now you’re up to date.

Seriously, not much has happened since my last update other than the donor pool continues to march (swim?) (you know – pool, swim. 431 more words


Surprise reward for kids behind viral video to help coach find a kidney donor

The Vancouver Spirit pee wee hockey team got a surprise they’ll remember for the rest of their lives on Sunday.

After spending the day in Langley for the Hometown Hockey event, they boarded a bus to head home — or so they thought. 140 more words


Big News for 2019! (And a Very Humbling, Incredible Week to Tell you About!)

Kidney community, it was a big week for Kidney Donor Athletes. A VERY big week.

Over the past few months, I have been giving a lot of thought as to the direction I want to take this non-profit over the next year and beyond. 456 more words

Do You Want to be a Resource for Potential Donors in Your Area?

Hello, lovely kidney community! I receive messages from potential donors on a regular basis, and they often want to talk with a living donor in their community. 117 more words