No results found. Please try modifying your search.

Dear Family, friends and community.
Hello I am Thomas, but most people know me by Mike. I was born with Polycystic Kidney Disease ( PKD). I have been in stages 3 & 4 for abut five years now and have not been able to work full time due to the physical demands on my body. I am now in ESRD and depend on dialysis five days a week. My wife and I trained for home hemodialysis that I now do at home. 2020 has been a difficult year for the the world, but through it all in July of this year I was blessed with a live donor match in the mist of everything…Dios es bueno. The date was just recently finalized for October 28th in Aurora, Colorado. I will need to stay for 6-8 weeks post surgery for recovery and weekly doctor visits. My family and I live in Montana so my wife and I will need to relocate for that time, as well to maintain the home front with our children, animals, ect. We have insurance, but there are so may other factors adding up. Traveling , lodging, premiums, living donor expenses, medications and so much others. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact me via phone or a pm. Thank you for taking the time to read this and if you could forward this on would be wonderful ! Much Thanks, The Hardy family

I have chosen to fundraise with Help Hope Live in part because Help Hope Live assures fiscal accountability of funds raised and tax deductibility for contributors. Contributors can be sure donations will be used to pay or reimburse medical and related expenses. To make a tax-deductible donation to this fundraising campaign, click on the Give button.

Updates (6)

February 22, 2021

Yes we are going for our second try...MARCH 29th... God Willing

February 18, 2021

Update....Were finally ready to get re scheduled for transplant....After Covid through a wrench in years attempt...

Photo Galleries (2)

Loading Images


September 27, 2020

All the best Tom, prayers sent for a full quick recovery!!!

Christian Suhrbier

September 23, 2020

To a fellow classmate, hang in there and hope things get back to normal for you ASAP!

Bryan Redcay

September 22, 2020

sending prayers to you and your family, Mick!

Ann Gollub