Chrissie Murnin brings you interviews and insight into people helping others in the San Antonio area. Check in each week for another amazing and inspirational story.
9-19-2021 WALK FOR PKD; FUNDING RESEARCH TO FIND A CURE FOR PKD
Nephrologist Dr. Ashley Garcia-Everett tells about her baby's fight for life after he was born with Polycystic Kidney Disease in 2019. In January she gave him life again when she donated her kidney to CJ. She invites the community to the Virtual Walk for PKD in October, to raise money to fund research to find a cure for PKD.
9-19-2021 THE BIRDWELL FOUNDATION FOR PTSD
Mike Gonzales, the South Texas Regional Director of The Birdwell Foundation for PTSD talks about helping military people and first responders heal from trauma. Their services are also open to civilians who have experienced trauma. He says 90% of the population has been affected by a traumatic event.
9-12-2021 SOUTH TEXAS BLOOD & TISSUE CENTER NEEDS YOUR HELP
Adrienne Mendoza, Vice President of Blood Operations at the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center invites people to donate blood. She says the pandemic has made the recruitment of donors quite a challenge and many days they fall short of their goal of collecting 700 units of blood.
Robin Flores’s upbeat personality and San Antonio’s KONO 101.1 Morning Show go together like a Pinata at a birthday party!! The Morning Show is stuffed with fun and goodies with listener calls, contests and cash prizes.