Kidney transplants have saved 1.3 million years of life. Let’s save more!

Click here to register to become an organ donor. You have the power to donate life. April is National Donate Life Month, a perfect time to learn more about organ donation and transplantation and to consider how many people have been saved by organ donation (Hint: 2,150,200 years of life have been saved through 533,329 kidney transplants alone!). Why do […]

Click here to register to become an organ donor. You have the power to donate life. April is National Donate Life Month, a perfect time to learn more about organ donation and transplantation and to consider how many people have been saved by organ donation (Hint: 2,150,200 years of life have been saved through 533,329 kidney transplants alone!). Why do […]

Less than one week before Christmas, “Emma”* presented to The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital barely able to walk. She was diagnosed with a large tumor in the balance part of the brain called the cerebellum.  Pediatric neurosurgeons at The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital were able to remove her tumor completely and she was back home […]

Did you know that March is a Brain Awareness Month? In honor of this, let’s look at the connection between the brain and the ear. It is a partnership that is often overlooked, but something that has been researched for years. Hearing essentially occurs in the brain. Think of the ear as a vehicle for getting sound […]

Ever use that expression “it can’t get better than this” only to find it can? That situation is exactly what I might say in describing what happened during this year’s Big Change Roundup for Kids! Last year, we hit a new record of $268,000 in change raised when we finally finished collecting the pennies, nickels, […]