Posted Jan. 2, 2012 at 6:43 a.m.

Premium Lock Someone really 'likes' Seattle child - Facebook leads to new kidney

Published: 2012-01-02 06:43:10
Updated: 2012-01-02 06:43:10

Facebook appeal pays off with a new kidney In this Dec. 27, 2011 photo, Damon Brown sits with his wife, Bethany, as they hold their sons Theo, 3, left, and Julian, 5, at their home in Seattle. Damon Brown found a kidney on Facebook after telling his story on a special page the Seattle dad created under the name, Damon Kidney. His friends and family forwarded the link to everyone they knew and on Jan. 3, a woman his wife has known for years but not someone they consider a close family friend, will be giving him a kidney. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

Damon Brown found a kidney on Facebook after telling his story on a special page the Seattle dad created under the name, "Damon Kidney." His friends and family forwarded the link to everyone they knew and on Jan. 3 a woman his wife has known for years, but not someone they consider a close family friend, will be giving him a kidney....

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