Bringing awareness to the local community is the first step in raising awareness worldwide. April is National Organ Donation Month and Alliance for Paired Kidney Donation teamed up with Donate Life to spread awareness at the Toledo Walleye hockey game Friday, April 8 at the Huntington Center.Read More
Hope Comes In Pairs
The APKD serves kidney patients through technology, education and generosity.
When a patient is in need of a kidney transplant, family, friends and loved ones may step forward to offer the gift of a living kidney donation. Many times, the donor is not compatible with the recipient. Paired donation matches one incompatible donor/recipient pair to another pair in the same situation. Altruistic, or Good Samaritan, donors can choose to donate without an intended kidney recipient and are paired with the best possible match.