"While I am extremely grateful that I did not reach into our retirement savings to pay our hotel or hospital bills, the real impact COTA had on our lives extended far beyond our finances. COTA laid a foundation that provided us with comfort on our most difficult days. COTA gave us HOPE.” Read More

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Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient

Posted on January 30th, 2017 | Comments Off on Zackery

“In preparation for Zackery’s transplant and my transplant, a care coordinator talked to us about our family’s financial responsibility once our paired organ donation surgeries took place. She shared with me the high regards she had for a fundraising organization called the Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA). A week later I called the 800 number and I remember sitting in the chair listening to the calm voice on the other end of the line telling me about all of things COTA does. I instantly felt a sense of relief wash over me. After that call and becoming a COTA family, I knew everything was going to be OK. COTA gave us HOPE.”

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