Long Island mom needs kidney transplant

Long Island

PORT WASHINGTON, L.I. — Meet Vivian Jepp.

She’s a Port Washington mother of three in desperate need of a kidney transplant. She was joined by Nassau County legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton of Glen Cove to lobby for help.

Vivian, who has Type A blood, can receive a transplant from living donors with either A or O-type blood. Please contact Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton’s office at 516-571-6211 or dderiggiwhitton@nassaucountyny.gov if you are interested in being tested as a possible donor.

[Note: The video above makes reference to an incorrect blood type. The paragraph above includes correct information.]

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