I Volunteer: Mimi Cook

Today’s guest blogger is Mimi. Mimi is 24 and received a heart transplant when she was 18 months old. She has since become involved with Live Life Give Life as an organ donation advocate, as well as volunteering as a Brownie leader with Girlguiding UK. I was born with dilated cardiomyopathy (which is a condition […]

I Volunteer: Fez Awan

Today’s guest blogger is Fez. Fez is currently on nocturnal haemodialysis awaiting his third kidney transplant. Fez is actively involved in a variety of voluntary activities, related to both his medical circumstances and his youth worker qualification. He can be found on Twitter @Fezy. As my second year of university was coming to a close […]

I Volunteer: Christy Millar

Today’s guest blogger is Christy. She describes herself as “33, married with a dog”. Christy¬†blogs about her life post-transplant at The Adventures of Betty the Kidney, and she can be found on Twitter at @ChristyMillarUK. I have been a CKD patient for twelve years now, and I have blogged for nine of those years. I […]

I Volunteer: Brett Dowds

Today Brett is my guest blogger. He’s a Scottish guy in Wales and is an amazing example of what can grow out of volunteering, because he managed to get a job as a result of his experience! You can follow him on Twitter @Brettnay69. My voluntary work started with me being part of young adults […]

I Volunteer: Sarah Jones

Today’s guest blogger is Sarah. Sarah is a transplant recipient and has been involved in lots of volunteering and fundraising for various groups and charities since she was a young child. She has spent time as a Trustee for Live Life Give Life and has since started her own organisation, Share Your Wishes, which aims […]