“Even before Vivian was born, we knew a transplant was likely in our family’s future. Due to numerous complications as an infant we also knew her transplant case was going to be surgically complicated. When it became clear the best outcome of Vivian’s transplant would be achieved at a transplant center more than 2,000 miles Read More

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Kidney and Liver Transplant Recipient

Posted on January 2nd, 2019

“The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) gave our family hope by helping us handle the immense financial burden that comes with a life-saving transplant. Even with health insurance, we were receiving more and more medical bills each day. Our transplant social worker referred us to COTA and due to COTA’s support and guidance, and through generous financial contributions from friends and family, we have been able to cover all of the transplant-related costs associated with Peter’s diagnosis and liver transplant. Without COTA, Peter’s transplant … his recovery … and our ability to support the rest of our family would have been nearly impossible. The peace of mind COTA provides is truly invaluable and lasts … for a lifetime.”

Liver Transplant Recipient