Town Square

Post a New Topic

Two old classmates lost touch. A kidney reunited them.

Original post made on Dec 17, 2021

In late October, Todd Quackenbush received a lifesaving transplant from Suzie Scher, 40 years after they met at Juana Briones Elementary School in Palo Alto.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, December 17, 2021, 6:57 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Laurie H
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Dec 20, 2021 at 1:51 pm

Laurie H is a registered user.

Beautiful story - so inspiring!

Posted by Susan L
a resident of Midtown
on Dec 20, 2021 at 10:20 pm

Susan L is a registered user.

This is a wonderful story. I donated a kidney 13 years ago and can honestly say that life with one kidney is better than life with two.

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Palo Alto Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

Vietnamese restaurant that may offer special menu for canine customers coming to former Wahlburgers site in Palo Alto
By The Peninsula Foodist | 3 comments | 3,851 views

I Was At The Stanford Shooting. Let’s Do Better Next Time
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 2,887 views

The clothes we wear: Cool, chic, casual -- or just plain sloppy?
By Diana Diamond | 30 comments | 2,480 views

Some of the best jobs around
By Sherry Listgarten | 4 comments | 2,094 views

People and Relationships Never Stop Being a Work in Progress
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,033 views


Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund

For the last 29 years, the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund has given away more than $9 million to local nonprofits serving children and families. 100% of the funds go directly to local programs. It’s a great way to ensure your charitable donations are working at home.