Sam Kissel (pictured right) donated his kidney to Kory.

“My wife, Janelle, and I were having dinner with our friend Jessica and her new boyfriend, Kory, when he mentioned he had polycystic kidney disease.”

Full of benign cysts, each kidney was a 20-pound football that couldn’t filter his blood normally and eventually would fail. (A healthy kidney is the size of a person’s fist and weighs half a pound.)

Sam Kissel
Kory (left) and Sam, post-kidney transplant.

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