My favorite thing about being a photographer is getting to know people and hearing their stories. I love experiencing the varied and unique ways people are made. 829 more words
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Kelly Summers has been battling her waning eyesight for the past three decades.
The 54-year-old Ontario mom has had five corneal transplants. The first was in 1986 — she remembers the anxiety of waiting by the phone for the fateful call. 796 more words
I am both thrilled and humbled to share this story with you from my sister, Colleen. April is National Donate Life Month. As you’ll read below, my sister is all too familiar with organ donation since her 7-year-old son donated both of his corneas and four heart valves when he passed away. 2,510 more words
It was her family’s darkest moment, but for several people and their families, it was their life-saving miracle.
In June 2014, Beverley Baragar lost her stepson Jacob Rogers at only 20 years old, but through organ donation, he saved seven people’s lives, and helped countless more through tissue and bone donations. 873 more words