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MADISON, Wis. — Mark Scotch and several other supporters biked throughout Wisconsin this weekend to lift consciousness for organ donation.
The 2-day journey, nicknamed ‘the Organ Path,’ was over 150 miles. Scotch biked from Plover to Madison for kidney elimination surgical procedure later this month.
“Not everybody will be donors however they’ll all be advocates,” Scotch mentioned.
His surprising resolution to donate his kidney got here after a stranger at a bar informed him his kidneys had been failing. Scotch responded, “I can provide you one among mine.”
One of many bikers who made the journey alongside Scotch was Invoice Conner, whose daughter was an organ donor after unexpectedly passing away in January. He joined the journey to assist Scotch’s journey.
Scotch mentioned that if he can discover even one donor, his trill will likely be price it. He needed to bike on to his surgical procedure, however medical doctors suggested him in opposition to it. Within the spring, he’ll bike from Wisconsin to Louisiana, the place the recipient of his kidney lives.
To register to develop into an organ donor, go to www.donatelifewisconsin.org.
“To provide someone life or to get them again to a way of life or life-style that’s fully reverse of what they’ve been going by way of is large,” Scotch mentioned.
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