“The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) empowered those around us to do something to help during this time of great need for our family. In the midst of putting our lives on hold and relocating more than 1,100 miles away from our home for Jude to receive top-notch medical care, COTA made sure everything was Read More

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Liver Transplant Recipient

Posted on January 2nd, 2019

“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 away from our home, we also knew we were going to need help to make everything work financially. With home and jobs halfway across the country, COTA eased the financial burden and enabled us to be at Vivian’s side before and after transplant. It is a tremendous gift to know COTA is here for our family now and will be … for a lifetime.”

Kidney and Liver Transplant Recipient