organ donor

Lincoln teen saves five lives with organ donations

Two weeks ago in the early morning hours, Lincoln resident Lisa Bazile got the phone call that parents dread: her 18-year-old son, Mitchell Bazile, had been in an ATV accident and ...

Local woman donates kidney to save friend’s life

Michelle Guardino, of Loomis, bridged a gap – created by years, miles and life events – to save her high school friend’s life. Guardino describes the recipient o ...

Her heart lives on: Recipient meets with donor family, hospital staff

On April 18, 2011, Michelle Campbell lost one of her two daughters in an accidental prescription drug overdose. A few months later, she gained another young woman to love in the f ...

Editor's View: Fire chief recalls life-saving act

Dan Haverty, Folsom’s fire chief, didn’t let his organ donation anniversary go by without some recognition. It was on April 1, 2005, that he donated part of his liver to Bisho ...