When her father’s kidneys failed, a Jessup woman who had already signed up to donate to a stranger through a paired exchange was told she would have to honor her previous commitment.
From golf tournaments to sit down dinners, those trying to raise money for a good cause often travel a predictable path.
Thousands of people in Baltimore will be lacing up their sneakers on Sunday, and it’s all for a good cause. The annual Kidney Walk is set at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.
Thousands will visit the Maryland Zoo this weekend to see the animals and raise money for the Kidney Foundation of Maryland.
Friday was a first time meeting like none other for six Marylanders. Three kidney transplant recipients met their three donors.
It’s a Valentine’s love story about a present money can’t buy.
In late August, students in Philosophy 380 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland received an unusual assignment centered on this question: Should the professor donate a kidney to a stranger? Organ donation, a subject ancient philosophers hardly could have imagined, often comes up nowadays in college courses because of the ethical implications of the many stunning breakthroughs of modern medicine.
Just days before Christmas, a local mother is preparing to give her daughter a gift that is priceless.