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BC man donates his kidney to a frequent customer.

‘It just seemed right’: B.C. hot dog vendor prepares to give kidney to frequent customer

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Southern Alberta woman becomes living kidney donor

A lot of people are already celebrating the Christmas season, and one southern Alberta woman has really jumped into the giving aspect of it. Rhonda Dawes recently donated one of her kidneys to a complete stranger.

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“A hero he was” – Kelly’s story

“A single donor can give life-saving organs — such as heart, liver, kidneys or lungs — to as many as eight people…a hero like Steven Patterson. A hero like you.”

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Teen finds kidney donor after long search during pandemic

“There are 1,600 people in Ontario waiting for a medically urgent life-saving transplant,” said Ronnie Gavsie, CEO of the Trillium Gift of Life Network. The province’s organ and tissue donation agency said COVID-19 could be the reason why donations have been so low.”

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Five-year-old Sudbury girl with rare condition searches for a kidney donor

“Many living donor programs across the country were put on hold due to COVID, but recently they’ve been trying to catch up on the backlog of transplant operations. A young girl in the Sudbury area was born with a rare disease and is now in need of a kidney.”

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