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Providing Hope One Transplant at a Time

By Christina Jenkins / December 6, 2019

Donate Life Virginia Member is Second Living HIV-positive Donor in Nation

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Denis & Gary at Heart Walk with Bon Secours Rehab Staff

An Unexpected Friendship

By Christina Jenkins / November 22, 2019

Denis Popp will tell you it was his faith and bright outlook that helped him get through the dark days. But he will also tell you the unwavering support of a stranger made a remarkable difference.

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Zachary Kelly

Son remembered for his selfless heart

By Lara Malbon / September 13, 2019

Zachary Kelly had the biggest heart and was the type of person who would give you his last $5, so it was no surprise to his family and friends that he would also want to be an organ donor.

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Son’s dream of helping others realized through organ and tissue donation

By Lara Malbon / August 23, 2019

For his first Halloween, Robin Buritica Carvajal dressed up as a surgeon. His smile was beaming as he posed in his hospital scrubs for a photo. He was only 15 months old at the time and too young to realize his dream of becoming a doctor one day. Robin, who liked to be called Junior,…

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In a father’s words: Steph had a remarkable life.

By Lara Malbon / June 13, 2019

Billy Mutter reflects on his daughter Stephanie Green’s remarkable life for Father’s Day. Father’s Day! What a wonderful day of recognition for all fathers. As my seven-year-old granddaughter recently told me, Father’s Day is “the official time that us kids get to hang out and spend time with our father and grandfathers.” I personally love…

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