Stories of Hope

Shared by donor families and transplant recipients

Three woman pose together while wearing donate life t-shirts outside


Johnathan Nauta: From Despair to Hope

Mandy’s Story: My Loyal Companion

Maureen’s Story: Heartfelt Generosity

Sarah’s Story: A Proud Donor and Daughter

Living Through Giving: Honoring the Legacy of W. Robert Ashe, Jr.

Warren’s Story: Waiting for a Heartbeat

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Johnathan, abdominal wall recipient, speaks at conference

For many people, the decision to register as an organ, eye and tissue donor is made when they hear someone’s personal story. Knowing how a recipient’s life has been saved or how a donor family has found hope in their grief is very inspiring to those who are deciding if registering is right for them.