Social Media Stole My Kidney
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Social Media Stole My Kidney
Documentary being filmed to create live organ donation
Curated by Amy Donohue
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Social Media Stole My Kidney!

Social Media Stole My Kidney! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
I donated my kidney after seeing a tweet. This documentary will bring awareness to the importance of live organ donation and hopefully help save more lives.
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Our (hopefully) last round of fundraising for our kidney donor documentary. :) 

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SMSMK film update!

SMSMK film update! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
It took me a couple of weeks to get back into a "normal" (quotes used because my life - and schedule - are nothing normal!) life. The first two days back from being on the road for twenty were a bi...
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We filmed with my "brown family" last night!

We filmed with my "brown family" last night! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
So, we've been back for two weeks. Jimmy and I gave each other a "week off" from working on the film. We finally got to film part of my own story last night at TinyMom's. Jean was there, and brough...
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Day 7: We made it a week so far!

Day 7: We made it a week so far! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
I told myself that I would blog every day, as we travel. Well, that obviously didn't work out. We've been pretty exhausted once we get to whatever hotel we are staying at every night. We aren't pus...
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2 weeks and counting!

2 weeks and counting! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
I cannot believe that two weeks from this very moment, we will be filming the Vegas donor! We've had to be flexible in some of our plans due to fundraising, but that's ok! We had to take the Calgar...
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Tweet about kidney donation changes Arizona woman's life

Tweet about kidney donation changes Arizona woman's life | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
Social media is a great way to spread the word about various causes. One Phoenix woman is using it to support organ donors and encourage others to donate. FOX 10's Kristy Siefkin reports.
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My interview with the local Fox station about my kidney donation documentary. 

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Looking back on the past two years...

Looking back on the past two years... | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
...I never could have imagined I'd be where I am today! Kirti and I exchange photos a lot, and sometimes I get really emotional. Lately, though, they give me a push on this project. Before I starte...
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I never knew this would be so much work!!! Love it, though!

I never knew this would be so much work!!! Love it, though! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
This whole concept for this film was created on a ride to a gig (I’ve been a comedian for ten years) with two others in the comedy circle. I offhandedly mentioned making a documentary with a cross-...
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It's been 6 weeks, and I feel amazing.

It's been 6 weeks, and I feel amazing. | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
Well, it's been 6 weeks since I changed my eating habits. Though I always ate a lot of veggies, my portions were way too big. I wasn't eating enough protein, either. I'd often skip meals, which is ...
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Social Media takes time to work!

Social Media takes time to work! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
Pin ItI get a lot of requests for lessons in Social Media. I love teaching people how to do things the right way, and seeing that light bulb go off when I show the ins and outs.
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I don't even know what day it is anymore!

I don't even know what day it is anymore! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
Every day in the car, Jimmy and I try to figure out what day it is. The only reminder about today is Mother's Day. How crazy is that? I called my mom, who is headed to Canada for a vacation. They l...
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KidneyDoc

KidneyDoc | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
A girl who donated her kidney because of a tweet, now making a documentary to promote live organ donor awareness.
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"A tank of gas and a sandwich."

"A tank of gas and a sandwich." | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
My mom donated $100 to the documentary the other day. $50 of that was from her neighbor, LaVon. A couple days later, I got this awesome card in the mail. I bawled like a baby when I read it. A futu...
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I really just wish it were May already!

I really just wish it were May already! | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
We've been talking about this project since July. We've had meetings a few times a month since then. Jimmy and I are both really creative people, and with Jean on board now, there's no shortage of ...
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What's your legacy?

What's your legacy? | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
To most people, it's having and raising amazing children that go on to be amazing people. I don't have kids. I will be 42 next week, and it's not likely I will ever have them. It just wasn't in the...
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I never knew this would be so much work!!! Love it, though.

I never knew this would be so much work!!! Love it, though. | Social Media Stole My Kidney | Scoop.it
This whole concept for this film was created on a ride to a gig (I've been a comedian for ten years) with two others in the comedy circle. I offhandedly mentioned making a documentary with a cross-...
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