Organ Donors Needed During "Sabbath"Secretary of State Jesse White who administers Illinois' organ donation program says this weekend is called National Donor Sabbath.
Lockport Woman Convicted Of Defrauding Organ Donation NonprofitA jury convicted Debra A. Schultz, 46, of three counts of wire fraud for the scheme, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois.
Ceremony Honors The Sacrifice Of Organ DonorsThe chapel inside Loyola University Medical Center is illuminated by the glow of candles. It’s also warmed by the appreciation of those receiving a gift they can never repay. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Years Later, Father Takes Up Organ-Donor Cause Of 'Baby Quinn'An infant whose name was synonymous with the importance of organ donations grew up to be an adult. Though he died tragically in a recent car accident, his father wants the cause to continue. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Jesse White Urges More African Americans To Become Organ DonorsWhite said African Americans account for 56 percent of those who need an organ transplant, but make up 32 percent of the donors.
Remembering SweetnessEleven years ago today, we lost perhaps the greatest Chicago Bear of all time. On November 1st, 1999 Walter Payton lost his battle with primary sclerosing cholangitis, a rare liver disease.