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TUTTLE, Okla. (KFOR) – This week’s Pay It 4Ward took us down the turnpike and simply exterior of Tuttle to A and B Roll Off, a dumpster service firm, however additionally they promote native fruit. And that’s how the staff right here lured their coworker Takina Trevino to work. She thinks she is right here to select up a Rush Springs watermelon, however her coworkers actually nominated her for Pay It 4Ward.
“She places everyone earlier than herself, it doesn’t matter what,” Tristen Garcia stated. “She’s simply very selfless.”
However her newest act of kindness is the last word and is what made her nomination completely different.
“She determined that she was going to provide anyone one other probability at life, and he or she determined she was going to donate a kidney,” Garcia stated.
For the previous two weeks, Takina has been residence from work recovering from that surgical procedure. The watermelon is right here ready for her, and so are we with $400, courtesy of First Constancy Financial institution.
“We’ve got $400 for you,” Garcia stated.
Takina’s cousin wanted a kidney, and Takina was a match. There was no hesitation.
“I already knew that it was me, and the medical doctors all the time stated you’ll have to do that and this and this, however I by no means wavered,” Takina stated. “I’m simply the vessel for the Lord.”
Takina is bouncing again fantastically. Her spirit is as contagious as her smile. Her cousin is recovering, as effectively.
“He’s doing effectively. There are issues his physique has to regulate to. He’s bought a brand new kidney. It didn’t work for 16 months, however now it’s working,” Takina stated. “And it’s overly working, as a result of the Lord gave him an excellent kidney.”
And gave Takina an excellent coronary heart, too.
“I simply love folks. The Lord has put us all right here for a cause, and we’re presupposed to make a distinction, and that’s my aim in life. If I could make a distinction,” she stated. “What you do immediately issues to affect and encourage others.”
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