WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — Action News is putting the spotlight on organ donation and the importance of registering as an organ donor by introducing you to some of the thousands of people in our area whose lives have been touched by the Gift of Life donor program.
A Chester County man is making every moment of his second chance at life count.
“If I’ve got a family of five. I get ten items from these shelves,” Timmy Nelson explained as he gives a speedy tour of the workings of the West Chester Food Cupboard.
Whether volunteering at the Food Cupboard, or giving blood to the Red Cross, Nelson is on a mission to help others, in thanks for his kidney transplant.
His initial diagnosis was a total surprise…