This page was orginally created to find a kidney donor for Anne Casale-Skinner and we were successful in our mission. Jennifer Boyd, donated her kidney which was named Bean to Anne on 11/08/11 at Mass General Hospital Boston. We have decided to keep our sites alive in hopes of helping others in search of a donor as well as spread the word about organ donation. For those that are considering to donate, are goal is to be a resource that you can reach out to others who have donated to hear their stories and get first hand the pros and cons of being a living kidney donor. In addition, those that are unable to donate, there is still plenty that you can do to help. Most importantly you can share these stories and bring awareness to others about the need for living organ donors.
Listed below are links to our story:
Here is Calling All Kidneys documentary, thank you John Tait for putting our story together. http://vimeo.com/33405248
WBZ TV story by Reporter Kathy Curran who is a champion for organ donation and PKD fundraiser. http://boston.cbslocal.com/2011/12/02/calling-all-kidneys-social-media-helps-save-local-moms-life/
Here is a short video shown prior to our fundraiser on 11/18/11 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Calling-all-kidneys/179980015370364?sk=notes#!/pages/Calling-all-kidneys/179980015370364?sk=videos
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