Thomas Crawshaw, left, and father, Curt, both of Cadiz, took part in a large-scale organ transplant program which enabled Thomas to receive a new kidney from a perfect stranger in California while Curt helped a recipient in Columbus. Their surgeries occurred in January at Allegheny General Hospital and they were among 26 people involved through the National Kidney Registry. Now they are encouraging others to take part and help save a life.

Read more on this gift of love and the amazing program that made it happen, in this weeks print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.

NH Photo/AMY GAREIS