Gahanna Honors a Teen’s Amazing Gifts

At the age of 13, JaShawn Lemar Scott signed up to be an organ donor.  He’s the son of KeShaunta and Justin Scott.  His mother said JaShawn led a purpose-filled life and had a heart of gold.  Four years after becoming an organ donor, JaShawn’s decision saved five...

read more

Did One Transplant Cure Three Illnesses?

​Al Nykamp, a NFT patient, was diagnosed with three conditions, hemophilia, Hepatitis C, and cancer over his lifetime beginning when he was a newborn.  He shared in an interview in May with Rene Wisely of Michigan Health that being cured of his conditions was...

read more
Organ Transplants in Indiana Continue in Spite of Coronavirus

Organ Transplants in Indiana Continue in Spite of Coronavirus

When COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, the Indiana Donor Network reassured Hoosiers on the waiting list that transplants would not slow down.  It appears transplant stats for the state shows the network kept their promise. Beairshelle Edmé, a reporter for FOX59...

read more

NFT Seeks to Help the Most Vulnerable during COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has created special challenges for transplant patients.  Included among the “most vulnerable population” by the Center for Disease Control these patients also face significant financial challenges. Two doctors who are also organ transplant...

read more

For all of our success, there are more patients every year who need our help. Help us fulfill our mission.