Apr
04

Part 1: The Story of a Living Kidney Donor*

posted on April 4th 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

* From time to time, we invite special guest bloggers to share their stories. This blog is written by Jordan Law, living kidney donor. Part 1 of 4: The Decision August 13, 2015. This was the day that I stumbled across a Facebook post written by the wife of a fellow high school classmate. Her […]

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Mar
31

Celebrate National Donate Life Month

posted on March 31st 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

April is Donate Life Month – honoring those who made the selfless decision to save and enhance lives as organ, tissue and eye donors. Additionally, Donate Life Month is a time to celebrate the new beginnings donation provides for recipients, recognize the lives of those waiting for life-saving transplants and inspire more people to say yes to donation. […]

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Mar
11

Hope Act: Milestone in Ending the Wait

posted on March 11th 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

Imagine you are HIV+ and you are going to die from end-stage organ disease; an organ transplant is your only hope to survive. You get placed on the wait list with 121,000 other people who have been waiting years ahead of you to receive the gift of life. Now imagine more organs could be made available […]

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Mar
04

Rhonda Berger Recognized as an IBJ Health Care Hero

posted on March 4th 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

It is with immense pride and excitement to announce that Rhonda Berger, Indiana Donor Network Volunteer Advocate & Donor Mother, has been recognized as a 2016 IBJ Health Care Hero in the Volunteer category. Rhonda began volunteering for Indiana Donor Network in 2010 –  the year after her daughter, Jennifer “Biffer” Spurgeon, tragically died in an apartment fire […]

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Dec
31

Amazing News!!

posted on December 31st 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments

We have some excellent news! Thank you to everyone who shared and supported this story! We are happy to say that Rhonda and Krista will be heading to Pasadena and will be there in time to see the Donate Life Rose Parade Float on the parade route in the Tournament of Roses – Rose Parade. We would […]

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Dec
29

Delayed Flights Cancels Trip to Pasadena

posted on December 29th 2015 in Blog with 0 Comments

We are devastated to share the heartbreaking news that we may not be making our trip to Pasadena and experience the once in a lifetime events leading up to the Rose Parade. After our plane was delayed several times over, we missed our connecting flight in Kansas City to LAX. Given the cancellations, delays and spiked […]

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