Ohio teacher to donate kidney to 10-year-old girl

Courtesy Alana Brown(REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio) — A 10-year-old girl in Ohio is receiving the gift of life from a fourth-grade teacher at her school.

Alana Brown said she and her daughter, Eva, are beyond grateful to Tanya Thomas, a teacher at Slate Ridge Elementary School who stepped up and offered to donate a kidney to the little girl.

“I simply wanted to thank an amazing woman for a selfless act of love kindness,” Brown told ABC News. “I had no idea so many people would care. She is truly an incredible person.”

Eva’s medical problems began last March, her mother said. Thirty minutes after …read more