Transplant Stories

We TELL the stories of patients waiting for a transplant as well as transplant recipients. These stories are featured on our social media pages as either #WaitingWednesday or #TransplantTuesday. By telling these stories, we raise awareness about the benefit of an organ transplant and highlight the plight of people waiting for a transplant.

Alreze Gordon

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Alreze Gordon age 27, from Gauteng. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? I received

Read More »

Louisa Mabiletsa

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Louisa Mabiletsa, 45, from Ebony Park, Johannesburg. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Kidney

Read More »

Rukeya Gibbs

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Rukeya Gibbs, age 59, from Lansdowne, Cape Town. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year?

Read More »

Debbie Poggo

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Debbie Poggo age 63, from Johannesburg, Gauteng. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Blessed

Read More »

Renato Gambale

Renato Gambale, 56, from Johannesburg is featured in today’s #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting

Read More »

Themba Temba

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Themba Temba age 46, from Pretoria, Gauteng. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? I

Read More »

If you are a transplant recipient or waiting for a transplant, submit your story below.