Our Story

BRIEF STORY UPDATE (June 2024) I am still happily working as an RN at Cincinnati Children's, but as of 6/20/2024, I am also a CPN (Certified Pediatric Nurse). Who knows what else the future will bring but I'm thrilled that I passed that test. Unfortunately, 2024 also brought some not so good news. A biopsy of my liver showed some rejection. We are treating with medication and I'm praying that...

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Elizabeth Burger

Delaware, OH

Transplant Type: Liver

Transplant Status: Transplanted

Goal: $50,000.00

Raised: $17,100 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 38 contributors


My Current Transplant Journey – Updated 01/10/2023


Dad’s Update for 12/17/2022 Graduation! Hallelujah!


Saturday, December 17th, Elizabeth will be graduated from Kent State University with a B.S. in Nursing. It also happens to be the anniversary of her first liver transplant.... Continue Reading »

Dad’s update for 09/11/2022 – Remembering


Yesterday was Elizabeth’s ‘liver-versary’—one year since her second transplant.  Although I am currently quarantined in my basement with COVID and not feeling quite myself, I couldn’t let that... Continue Reading »

Dad’s Back to School Update 9/5/2022


After more than a year since her transplant journey restarted, Elizabeth is finally back in school.  She went up to the campus for her first class on 8/26... Continue Reading »

Dad’s Quick Update for 08/09/2022 Liver Biopsy


As we approach the one-year liver-versary (September 10), the doctors wanted to do a biopsy to check the status of the organ.  With some trepidation, Elizabeth had this... Continue Reading »

Dad’s update for 05/30/2022 – One Year After


Well, it’s been basically a year since the wheels came off Elizabeth’s bus.  I am glad to say that things are getting back to ‘normal,’ but it is... Continue Reading »

Dad’s update for 05/04/2022 – Not Bad News


At our church LifeGroup the other night, one of our friends shared that she is prayerfully supporting us but sometimes hesitates to open emails and messages from my... Continue Reading »

Dad’s update for 04/10/2022 – Brighter Days


So, it’s been more than a month since I last posted about Elizabeth’s journey. Sorry about that but things have been neither hot nor cold but lukewarm and... Continue Reading »

Dad’s quick update for 03/05/2022 – Home again


Elizbaeth (and her mom) came home late Saturday. More tests in the future but stable again for now. Thanks to all for continuing prayers and support. Continue Reading »