Donor Stories

GI patient scores a strike for needy families
At age 11, Allison Levine, AM'05, a pediatric social worker, was diagnosed with Crohn's disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that can be both painful and debilitating, and sometimes may lead to life-threatening complications.
Flying through obstacles
For Crest Hill, Illinois resident Jim Klick, flying his ‘70s model aerobatic airplane is a pastime that’s brought him tremendous joy over the years. So when he was grounded for more than eight months due to a lung cancer diagnosis, the impact was brutal.