Teacher To Give Gift Of Life


(WCMH) An Ohio teacher is giving the gift of life to a student at her school. 

Tonya Thomas is a fourth grade teacher at Slate Ridge Elementary School in Reynoldsburg.

She’s donating her kidney to 10-year-old Eva who is need of a transplant after being diagnosed with a rare disease called collapsing FSGS.

Thomas decided to donate after seeing a Facebook post from Eva’s mom, appealing for a donor. 

She immediately got tested, and learned she was a perfect match for Eva. 

The pair recently met, and have scheduled a transplant for June.

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