One Hundred Episodes Young

Posted on May 17th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

We can hardly believe that we have reached an epic milestone of 100 episodes of our podcast. When we started in 2019, we had no idea how vital each episode […]

Basking in Glory

Posted on May 3rd, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

We celebrate motherhood, something we hold in high regard. This episode is uplifting as it is emotional. Chuck and Rose Vinci happily expected their second child when a fatal diagnosis […]

A Chance to Breathe

Posted on April 19th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

There are many intriguing stories of transplant recipients and their journey toward health. But the path for lung transplant recipients can be long in some circumstances. Our guest, Jacqueline Weiler, […]

The Donation Connection

Posted on April 5th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Recently, we were given a gift at Lifebanc. We received an email from Karen Ormiston inquiring about getting involved with Lifebanc. When we heard Karen’s story, we were impressed with […]

Saving Lives Now

Posted on March 23rd, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

The majority of individuals on the national organ waitlist require a kidney transplant. The average wait time here in northeast Ohio is three to five years, with most people enduring […]

Wedding Dresses and Organ Donation

Posted on March 8th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

As spring approaches, we welcome wedding bells and brides choosing their extraordinary dresses. We’re so excited to be a part of Jacqueline’s Bridal “Wedding Rewind” and grateful to be the beneficiary […]

A Place Like Home

Posted on February 22nd, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Individuals from all over the country come to Cleveland seeking medical care, including organ transplantation. When you’re in a strange city, the transplant journey can be especially overwhelming. Transplant House […]

An Olympian for Life

Posted on February 8th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

For Chris Klug, skateboarding and snowboarding were a way of life and something he loved since he was young. He quickly discovered that he excelled at the new sport of competitive […]

Twenty Years of Life

Posted on January 25th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

At only 15 years old, Candice Monroe was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy and placed on the heart transplant waiting list. Her condition was dire as she waited at the Cleveland Clinic.  Chuck […]

A New Connection

Posted on January 11th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Dena Balk has a personal connection to the Lifebanc mission that drives her to give back to donor families. Listen to her explain.