Location out of bounds
Radial
Radial

Newsroom

Resources for journalists

All Impact Stories
Laura Miller

Laura Miller

Organ & Tissue, Wisconsin

Laura was a vibrant 14-year-old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor which resulted in irreversible brain damage. Her younger sisters, Sara and Rachel, urged their parents to consider organ donation. They knew it was what Laura would have wanted. 

Together, the family decided that donating her organs might provide a chance at life for someone else — and it did. Laura's liver recipient, Trish, says she cherishes each and every day and is grateful for Laura's gift of life.

Watch the video and hear this unique and powerful story.

Other Impact Stories

Katie Jorgensen, cancer survivor

Katie Jorgensen

“Without blood donors, I wouldn’t be here today. I am so lucky for the blood I received,” said Katie.

View Story
Taylor Babec, cancer survivor

Taylor Babec

“It is very important for eligible donors to donate,” says Taylor. “Every time you donate, you are potentially saving a life, a life like mine.”

View Story
Emily Alanis and her son Elliot

Emily Alanis

Emily Alanis, and her son, Elliot, were saved thanks to the generosity of blood and platelet donors.

View Story
ic-arrow-right
x

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn more