Akash raises awareness of Organ Donation with cricket legend Monty
Tuesday 20th June 2017
Akash Suryavansi has had two kidney transplants at LTHT. He and his family have been big supporters of our Be A Hero campaign, encouraging more people to sign the organ donor register.
This weekend, Akash and his family joined some of our transplant team to meet cricket legend Monty Panesar. Akash and Monty spoke about their shared love of the game but also about the importance of raising awareness of organ donation, particularly in Asian communities.
Learn more about organ donation and sign the register at www.organdonation.nhs.uk/.
You can read more about Akash's story in the Yorkshire Evening Post.