Jan 3, 2018
Trite-but-true: The end of a year compels reflection on the last 365 days and an impulse to take inventory and reconcile it as best we can. For Kansas City Star writer, Vahe Gregorian, 2017 was a year marked by sad news on the Kansas City sports scene … Continued
Nov 30, 2017
Driskell, 43, became an organ donor in February suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm. He will be remembered along with 44 other donors with a floragraph, a portrait made of organic materials, on the Donate Life Rose Parade float. Celebrating its 15th ye … Continued
Nov 4, 2017
Sep 24, 2017
There are thousands right now here in the Midwest awaiting organ donations, including many who need a transplant now or they could lose their lives. Some people are trying to help and this weekend Wichita held an organ donor awareness rally. The rally … Continued
Sep 23, 2017
Aug 15, 2017
As an organ donor, Eric Driskell’s final acts gave new life to others Kari Driskell, the widow of Blue Valley High School football coach Eric Driskell, encourages everyone to go online and register to become an organ donor at donatelife.net/register. T … Continued
Apr 27, 2017
April is National Donate Life Month You could save a life! April is National Donate Life Month and Brooke Connell of the Midwest Transplant Network and Katelyn Bohaty, a double lung recipient tells us why it is so important. See the story from KC Live.
Apr 18, 2017
Mercy: Celebration of Life Cathy Lucchi of Midwest Transplant Network, talks about the Celebration of Life event, organized by Mercy, Freeman, and the Midwest Transplant Network. See the story from KSNF here. See the story from The Joplin Globe here.
Mar 30, 2017
Blue Valley Coach Driskell leaves enduring legacy through organ donation In Blue Valley football coach Eric Driskell’s final hours, his family made a decision that will ensure his life’s work will live forever. See the story from Fox 4 here.
Mar 30, 2017
Following in Her Dad’s Footsteps, Cousin to Donate Kidney to Metro Woman Racquel Hibdon said she was 24 years old when she was diagnosed with chronic renal failure, which caused her kidneys to shrink. Seventeen years ago, her uncle donated his kidney … Continued