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    Stories of Hope

    Older couple standing in front of their house, arm in arm

    After kidney and liver transplant, Michigan man is back out hunting

    Rob Rudzki is living proof of the good organ donation can do. More than seven…

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    Man at podium in front of extra large screen showing photo of a little girl and her name, Amaia

    Lansing father of 7-year-old donor presents award to producers of popular ‘Chicago Med’ in Hollywood

    Donate Life Hollywood reached out to Gift of Life Michigan and one other organ procurement…

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    Woman holding a round floragraph with the image of her daughter on it

    Volunteer Spotlight: Longtime volunteer honors her daughter by teaching others about donation

    Artelia Griggs helps save lives by telling everyone she can about organ and tissue donation….

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    A woman with long brunette hair in a white dress and a man in a blue shirt and khakis stand arm-in-arm

    Tracy and Holly: a Love Story

    Tracy Gary and Holly Werlein-Gary almost never met, but fate and transplantation intervened. They both…

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    Fenton couple draws on experience to promote organ donation

    ‘I wasn’t afraid of dying. There’s always hope,’ lung transplant recipient says Jesse and Carlee…

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    Justin Shilling, who was killed at the Oxford High School shooting in November 2021 and became an organ and tissue donor

    Mom helps Oxford High School students remember friend and classmate who saved six lives

    Justin Shilling’s legacy as an organ and tissue donor is helping his mother navigate the…

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