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Live On, Drive On! celebrates Scott

A love of cars, people, life and laughter summed up 17-year-old Scott Santana’s many passions. Now, his legacy is being propelled forward through the Live On, Drive On! campaign begun by his parents in the wake of his fatal car accident. Following his car crash on May 17, 2011, Scott’s family carried out his wishes […]

Transplant recipients and donor families to decorate float

Twenty-four-year old Marissa McVey of Placerville, whose 17-year-old brother, Scott, saved five lives as a donor in April 2011, knows that organ and tissue donations truly represent “the never-ending story” of life. She will be one of 26 transplant recipients and donor families who will fly to Pasadena from Sacramento on Friday, Dec. 26 at […]

Car show keeps legacy moving forward

A love of cars, people, life and laughter summed up 17-year-old Scott Santana’s many passions. Now, his legacy is being propelled forward through the Live On, Drive On campaign started by his parents in the wake of his fatal car accident. Following his car crash on May 17, 2011, Scott’s family carried out his wishes […]

Team Donate Life to run relay

Going the distance against all odds is nothing new to the six members of Team Donate Life who will run a 190 mile relay race through 36 cities for Organs R Us on Saturday and Sunday, May 3 and 4. Half of the 12 member teams running the Golden Gate Relay have a personal connection […]

Transplant recipients and donor family members head to Pasadena

Fourteen-year-old Connor Cheney, who received a liver transplant when he was just 4 months old, knows firsthand that transplants do “Light Up the World.” He’s one of 15 transplant recipients and donor families who boarded a bus headed for Pasadena on Friday, Dec. 20 at 9:15 a.m. The bus left from the parking lot of […]

Placerville teen donor to be honored

Image of 17-year-old Scott Santana to be viewed by millions The parents of 17-year-old Scott Santana say what set him apart was his uncanny gift of bringing sunshine to everyone on even their darkest days. He was generous, and in fact, following a trip to Australia, Scott’s one desire was to make a difference in […]

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