IKA – Running to give “The Gift Of Life”

Taking part in the Irish Kidney Association’s ‘Run for a Life’ at the weekend were RTE husband and wife duo Vivienne Traynor, a living kidney donor and her husband Justin Treacy with their family, Holly (16), Oscar (1) and Alison (5).  Three years ago Vivienne donated a kidney to her nephew Martin and just a year ago gave birth to baby Oscar and he celebrated his birthday on Sunday. The Fun Run which celebrates life and promotes organ donation is sponsored by pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma Co. Irish Times Tues Oct 16th 2012