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Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

The web

Are You Male or Female?


Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?

Chronic Kidney a Disease due to high blood pressure.

Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.

I received a kidney from my beloved sister ( a perfect match) in July 2014

Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

Tacrolimus 1 mg twice daily, Mycophenolate 1000 mg twice daily and a variety of doctor approved supplements.

How many years have you had your Transplant for?

2 on July 15, 2016

I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

Just for the comraderie of hearing from others that have experienced what I have

Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?

Upstate Medical University Transplant Center in Syracuse NY. My team is just wonderful. What great folks at Upstate!

Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

It changed everything. I am very hopeful, blessed and grateful for what God has given me. ( and my sis too).

Share whatever information you want us to know about you

I'm a former Director of a Women's Center and director of public relations. I'm 61 years old, married for 31 years and have a daughter and two grandchildren 8 and 18. I'm a former performing musician and a current and loyal Rotarian. I volunteer my time fundraising and event planning for our Rotary International committee to raise funds to help people around the globe in need. I am a Christian and two days after I was baptized I found out I was going to be tested for a transplant.

Share your interests and hobbies

Cooking and Baking Preparing Organic Foods, listening to music from classical to 30 Seconds to Mars to the Broadway Stage.

What Part of The World Do you Live? Feel free to share city, state, country

Corning, New York

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  • I saw that you were contacted by Melinda baby. I was also this looks like a scam to me. Be very carefull.
  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends, Kate.2917048?profile=original

  • Thank you so much Kate!

  • Hello Kate

    Welcome to Transplant Friends!  Bless your sister for donating and I hope you both are well.

  • Hello Kate

    Welcome to Transplant Friends! The Rotary club is a great bunch of people. I once gave a speech at their meeting (organ donation).

    Take Care!


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