Creating Chains of Hope Around the World

Living kidney donation is saving lives all over the world. With 80,000 people on kidney transplant waiting lists, matching live donors with those in need is more important now than ever. And it’s one way to reduce that awful 5-year wait list time.

Alliance for Paired Kidney Donation is helping Americans and those around the world. Just last year, we flew in a couple from the Philippines. One was in need of a kidney; the other became a living kidney donor, with the donated kidney helping a stranger.

Find out more about how it all works and what the organization is doing to ensure this is an affordable, life-saving option for all those in need by reading this article published on NBC 24.