Thankful for My Gifts of Sight

By Janice Shroder, two-time cornea recipient  Ever since I can remember, I struggled with vision issues.  I, just like my mother, was diagnosed with Corneal Dystrophy Lattice Degeneration as a toddler. This rare genetic disease breaks down the corneas over time and each new “episode” […]

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Andrea Taylor

Kelly Stewart (donor mother) and Andrea Taylor (heart recipient)

Kelly Stewart (donor mother) and Andrea Taylor (heart recipient), Canal Winchester, OH. Andrea received a life-saving heart transplant from Lydia, Kelly’s daughter, in March of […]

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Mari Fridenmaker

Mari Fridenmaker, organ recipient

Mari Fridenmaker, Columbus, OH. Mari received the gift of sight through cornea donation. Mari’s life drastically changed after her cornea transplant – she became a […]

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Rose Pruitt

Rose Pruitt, organ recipient

Rose Pruitt, Columbus, OH. Rose received a life-saving kidney transplant in January of 2014. Because of her transplant, she is able to spend valuable time […]

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