Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Alvin – From Malaysia!

Hello KDA community, my name is Alvin and I am writing this all the way from Malaysia!   Everyone has their goals in each day of life, and I am into running activities and cycling.   In 2017, I decided to be a runner and now running is my passion. I mostly participate in tournaments that are … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Alvin – From Malaysia!

Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Mandy!

I donated a kidney to my Mom on October 26th, 2011 and October is a very big month for my family as we celebrate our 10-year Kidneyversary!!  I donated at the age of 29 and I had already had one child, my son Jude. My mom has the hereditary disease of Polycystic Kidney disease (PKD). She had five sisters and out of … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Mandy!

Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Katrina!

I remember the moment with exact clarity when my husband called me to tell me that the creatinine that we had taken for granted to stay the same for so long was on the move and not in a good move way! He had just celebrated his 50th birthday, we were on holidays at our favorite place, and everything … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Katrina!

Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Leah!

Leah's bio Leah Stewart, from Christchurch, New Zealand, is passionate about social change, disability advocacy, humanity, nature, and adventures. Leah is a keen mountain biker - in both cross country and downhill. Leah also enjoys trail running, hiking, kayaking and plays football for her local club. A Bachelor of Communication Studies graduate, Leah majored in … Continue reading Meet Kidney Donor Athlete, Leah!