Today I am making this update because it sure has been a while since I have made an update.
I have been so blessed by receiving such a gift of life from a teenager who was a match for me on September 11, 2015 as he was my hero in saving me and giving me the strength to pay it forward to others by achieving in finding employment with an agency being a Direct Care Worker (DCW) in the Johnstown area.
I have noticed how much of my life has changed for the better, and with the future ahead, the possibilities of paying it forward to others who have been diagnosed with ESRD, and getting on dialysis would be helpful to those that are not knowledgeable.
Sep 13, 2015
My husband is doing well and both organs are working! He has been in his hospital room since last night -- finally -- after spending overnight in the Transplant ICU. He feels different and everything. The doctor told him that the donor was a 14-year-old healthy male that was shot in the head last week and he passed late Wednesday night and they called my husband to come in on Thursday.
Sep 11, 2015
My husband Craig got a call for transplant at 2pm yesterday. It was a go and he went into surgery at 4am for the pancreas/kidney transplant. I am waiting to see how everything went and how he is...
Aug 19, 2015
With the last fundraiser my wife and I had on August 8th, it was a success. I am working towards another fundraiser on Saturday, October 3 2015. Got lots going on and I am taking it day by day and...
Jul 17, 2015
I never knew how to get donations through businesses until recent for my spaghetti dinner for August 8th. I am hoping that my PSA's get on air soon. I am really hoping for a great outcome but will...
Jun 23, 2015
Hello everybody, Well its been awhile since I've made a post and I really need support because I feel as if my time is close for transplant. I am hosting a spaghetti dinner on August 8th 2015 at...
Dec 21, 2014
Everyday is a challenge for me. I live day to day trying my best to have a happy life with a happy wife, but she feels my pain and struggle. I have been married now for almost 9 years and hope to...