organ donor

Local woman donates kidney to save friend’s life

Michelle Guardino, of Loomis, bridged a gap – created by years, miles and life events – to save her high school friend’s life. Guardino describes the recipient o ...

Her heart lives on: Recipient meets with donor family, hospital staff

On April 18, 2011, Michelle Campbell lost one of her two daughters in an accidental prescription drug overdose. A few months later, she gained another young woman to love in the f ...