Our Story

(photo by Stacey Houston Photography) COTA for our STRONG Savanna Wrobel Our strong Savanna has endured a lot in her short life. She came early on June 24, 2020, at 35 weeks and 3 days. Because she was born premature, she was taken right from our arms and went straight to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Northwest Community Hospital. After a couple days, the NICU doctors noticed that...

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Savanna Wrobel

Arlington Heights, IL

Transplant Type: Liver

Transplant Status: Transplanted

Goal: $75,000.00

Raised: $78,587 of $75,000 goal

Raised by 457 contributors


Savanna Update 2023


It’s been a while since we posted on here. Overall Savanna is doing really well. Even when she is “healthy”, we still seem to always be at doctor’s... Continue Reading »

3 years old!


Happy 3rd Birthday Savanna!


Happy Birthday to our mermaid, unicorn, dinosaur, rainbow, volcano loving, June 24th firecracker and now an official Threenager!  Savanna, the last three years have been a rollercoaster, but... Continue Reading »

Bile Drain Update


They have confirmed that they think that Savanna has a Biliary stricture that is causing her elevated numbers.    They would like her to come in for a... Continue Reading »

Savanna’s 3rd Birthday Party!


Thanks to everyone who was able to come to Savanna's 3rd birthday (a week early)! It means SO MUCH to us/her to be surrounded by those who LOVE... Continue Reading »

Wonky Liver Numbers – Update


UPDATE! The nurse just called and said the doctor who is working today said she thinks there is a "stricture" but they want to review the images with.... Continue Reading »

Wonky Liver Numbers


Savanna went in for an MRCP today (kind of like an MRI for your liver), but she had to go under since you can’t really tell an almost... Continue Reading »

2 years Old!


Liver Biopsy


Savanna’s new lab numbers are in: ALT 314 (274) AST 130 (143) Bilirubin and GGT remain normal.   ALT is what they pay the most attention to since... Continue Reading »