With the cost of a transplant often exceeding $500,000, many transplant families are unable to shoulder the financial burden of such a procedure. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) is a national charity dedicated to organizing and guiding communities in raising funds for transplant-related expenses. In Greenfield, volunteers are raising funds for COTA in honor of transplant patients like local infant, Hudson Schrank.
Hudson is the son of Jessica and Bryan Schrank. Born in 2016, Hudson was diagnosed with End Stage Renal Disease. The doctors at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, Indiana, have recommended a life-saving kidney transplant. An estimated $50,000 is being raised by Greenfield volunteers.
Hudson was born at 35+5 weeks gestation on March 13, 2016. He came early due to a full placental abruption which resulted in an emergency c-section. He was born gasping for air with a dangerously low blood pressure. We think he went about 7 minutes with a c...