Stories of Hope

Chris Henry Story - 8 min (CBS)

This heart-warming story filmed in Charlotte recalls the fatal accident that took the life of NFL wide-receiver Chris Henry and the "gift of life" that followed for the four people that received his organs. It provides a succinct overview of the donation and transplantation process and Chris' mother describes the decision that families must make if their loved one is not a registered donor.

Jason Ray Story - 6 min (CBS)

This video tells the story of Jason Ray, the former mascot for the University of North Carolina Tarheels. Viewers hear from Jason’s parents, as well as 3 recipients of Jason’s organs and their families.

Ray of Hope - 15 min (ESPN)

This video tells the story of Jason Ray, the former mascot for the University of North Carolina Tar heels. It provides an overview of the donation and transplantation process. It also explains how and why Jason registered as a donor and emphasizes the importance of sharing your decision with your family. Viewers hear from Jason’s parents, as well as the four recipients of Jason’s organs and their families.

To read about more "Stories of Hope", please go to www.donatelifenc.org/stories-hope