..they want $15,000 in an escrow account, because they don't want to give a man a heart who can't take care of it,
By Chase Purdy theledger.com
For two women looking to save their in-laws, the time to act is now.
Her husband's father in desperate need of a new heart, Hannah Gregory of Lakeland took to her phone and computer to reach out to someone, anyone, willing to contribute to her effort.
To learn more about supporting Kenny Gregory in his quest for a new heart, please call the National Transplant Assistance Fund at 800-642-8399 or visit www.ntafund.org
Learn more about Jane Bell's search for a new kidney by visiting her pages on Facebook called "Donate Life for Jane".
“You Have the Power to Save Lives – Register to be an organ and tissue donor & Tell Your Loved Ones of Your Decision”
United States, organdonor.gov (Select your state - top right)
United Kingdom, register at NHS Organ Donor Register
Australia, register at Australian Organ Donor Register
Your generosity can save or enhance the lives of up to fifty people with heart, kidneys, liver, lungs, pancreas and small intestine transplants (see allotransplantation). One tissue donor can help by donating skin, corneas, bone, tendon, ligaments and heart valves
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