“A transplant would allow me a life not tethered to a machine and would allow me to travel with my family.”
Victor Marinez is a 41-year-old married father of four who proudly served as a Staff Sergeant in the Marine Corps for over 12 years. Victor continues to protect our country by serving as a Cyber Security Engineer at The US Military Academy at West Point.
Victor has a chronic kidney disease called FSGS (Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis) that has permanently damaged his kidneys. He is now reliant on daily dialysis treatments to keep him alive. A living kidney donor would give Victor the chance to get his energy and vitality back.