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Steven Seraphine

Steven Seraphine

Recipient, Treatment, Wisconsin

When 13-year-old Steven grows up, he wants to be a storm chaser. But, leukemia was trying to dash his dreams. Thanks to the generosity of donors, the blood and platelet transfusions Steven receives are helping his body to heal. 

Now Steven can continue to enjoy log rolling, fishing, and video games! “We are very grateful to all of the generous people that donate blood,” says his mom, Anne.

Support Steven through the life-saving gift of blood donation.

Other Impact Stories

Jesse Pagel presenting a check to Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin to support Organ Donation

Jesse Pagels

Jesse was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in 2003. Unfortunately, the treatment damaged his lungs. In 2013, a match was found and Jesse underwent a life-saving double lung transplant.

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Judge Mosely and Judge Eiring at Cream City 5K in 2019

Judges Derek Mosley and JoAnn Eiring

In 2014, Derek was diagnosed with end-stage renal disease. Already his colleague and close friend, JoAnn got tested to see if she could donate her kidney and save Derek’s life.

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Gia Danninger

Gia Danninger

Gia Danninger is a fighter. When she was 5 years old, she was diagnosed with aplastic anemia, a rare disease that occurs when the body stops producing enough new blood cells.

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