Podcasts

Return of the Navigator

Posted on November 15th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Listen to Lee and Larry Elmore share their story of watching Lee’s grandmother go blind and then learning she had the same disease.

Service to family and country

Posted on November 1st, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Lisa Knoll knows a lot about service. As a young girl, her mom’s transplant set her on a path of giving back. For twelve years, she’s served her country in […]

Turning the Tables

Posted on September 20th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

When Lifebanc staff are in public and the topic of where you work or organ donation comes up, a long involved conversation usually ensues. However, recently at a local restaurant […]

One of the Seventeen

Posted on September 6th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

We share many stories about organ donor families and transplant recipients, but it isn’t very often that we talk about someone whose loved one died because they didn’t receive the […]

A Council of Life

Posted on August 23rd, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Lifebanc staff members work alongside the hospital staff at centers to ensure that donation protocols and policies are in place. As you can imagine, communication is critical. One way to […]

Being Fearless for Jake

Posted on August 9th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

There are many reasons why people love this event but primarily, they participate to honor a loved one touched by donation or transplantation, or for a cause they strongly support. […]

MetroHealth Rising to the Challenge

Posted on July 26th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

If you’ve driven down west 25th street in the past few months, you’ll have noticed a lot of new construction at MetroHealth. But a new hospital building isn’t the only new thing happening at Metro. […]

A Meaningful Morning

Posted on July 12th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Lynda Corea knows the joy and gratefulness of being the mom of a transplant recipient, as well as the unimaginable pain of then being the mom of an organ donor. […]

Special Donors Saving Lives

Posted on June 28th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

Walter Mootz was a pizza-making radio DJ who loved music and traveling. He also was a fantastic swimmer and an Elvis impersonator. More than anything, Walter loved helping people. So […]

A Donor Father’s Dedication

Posted on June 14th, 2022 by Colleen Gerber

As the Chief of HR Services for Cleveland Clinic, Don Corpora supports the 65,000 domestic and 72,000 global caregivers employed by the Clinic. He also has served on the Lifebanc Finance Committee and is now the Treasurer of the Lifebanc […]