When Kelly Holland lost her life in a tragic accident, one thing helped get her family through their pain. It was honoring Kelly's wishes to grant others the Gift of Life. In doing so, Karl Holland says his daughter lives on.
If you ask Donna Stout's family and friends, they will tell you she is a person devoted to taking care of everybody else. Then one day, she needed someone to take care of her and save her life. Watch the story of how a total stranger made sure Donna would be here to welcome her granddaughter.
Raivyn Summerfield and Annemarie Ward never met, but their lives are forever connected through the miracle of organ donation. Watch the touching story of these two young women who shared the Gift of Life.
“It was my second chance at life, but my first chance at breathing,” Ashley Kennen, 31, said, looking back on her double-lung transplant.Read more...
“Christopher was a good-hearted soul and kind to everyone,” his mother, Moraima Mendez, said.
Christopher Mendez, 22, was a United States Army Private First Class Senior Medic. While on military leave from Korea, he was in Florida visiting his mother for her birthday when he was involved in a fatal car accident in Ocala.
Danny Pino was known for his loyalty, determination and compassion.
He was extremely athletic, and he began playing baseball at the age of 5. He played varsity baseball for four years for Miami’s Coral Reef Senior High School. Danny’s baseball talent was recognized, and the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) recruited him to join the team.
David Robinson has awaited a life-changing phone call for four years – the call to let him know he will receive a kidney transplant.
“For me, organ donation means giving me a second chance on having a life where I can be more active,” David said. “I’ll be able to have an opportunity for more freedom.”
Davion Smith, a 13-year-old student at Lake City’s Richardson Middle School, was known for his genuine kindness and sense of adventure. He was a gifted athlete, and he was on the football, basketball, track and wresting teams.Read more...
While growing up near Panama City, Florida, Madison Hair had many interests, including holiday celebrations, travel and shopping, but one passion she was adamant about was organ donation. Madison was thrilled when she received her driver license showcasing that she was an organ donor.Read more...
Peyton Evans was known for her infectious smile — a smile that would fill her high school classroom instantly.
Peyton was 15-year-old freshman cheerleader at Ocala’s Forest High School. After an early morning workout with her father, Brian, an undetected arteriovenous malformation in her brain ruptured.