WE MAKE A LIVING BY WHAT WE GET, BUT WE MAKE A LIFE BY WHAT WE GIVE. - WINSTON CHURCHILL

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Inspiring Courage

Welcome to Rock 1 Kidney! Are you thinking about donating a kidney to a friend, stranger or loved one? If so, you’re in the right place! At Rock 1 Kidney, you can hear from people who have donated a kidney, and ways they are now enjoying life while rocking one kidney. You’ll also find links to statistics about kidney donation and great resources like the National Kidney Foundation and Alliance for Paired Donation. Thanks for taking this first step toward saving a life – and making yours even better!

Featured Kidney Donor Story

Fred

My name is Fred Ewashko. I'm 69. I live in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. I donated my kidney to my brother Steve Ewashko, 71, at the University of Alberta Hospital. The transplant took place on August 6, 1977. We just celebrated our 39th anniversary of me saving my brother’s life.

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