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Former officer from Greensboro, Ga. seeking kidney donor

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GREENSBORO, Ga. -

A family from Greensboro, Ga is reaching out to the community to help find a kidney donor.

Former police officer Raleigh Callaway, 49, needs a kidney as he battles diabetes, hypertension and chronic disease.

Raleigh Callaway is now in Stage five kidney failure.

“It only takes one donor, but it takes a lot of people to be tested to find that match,” wrote wife Kristi Callaway.

Raleigh served his community as a police officer and investigator for 24 years. He has been married 10 years and has three children.

For those who wish to take part in trying to save Raleigh’s quality of life by finding a compatible kidney, you will need to get tested to see if you are the donor match he needs.

“According to Emory Hospital, the initial blood work and the 24 hour urine collection is a part of the pre-screening process.  It will be covered by special funding through Emory so the costs to the potential donor will be zero,” wrote Kritsi Callaway.

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