Derrik is a 57 year old Navy Veteran who served in the Navy for 6 years and then worked for the Dept of Defense until his medical retirement in 2019.
Derrik met his wife, Sandra an Army Veteran, during his military service and they have been happily married for 30 years.
Derrik was diagnosed with a rare kidney disease called FSGS and he is now reliant on hemodialysis treatments 3 x weekly to survive.
Derrik and Sandra have given so much to their communities and to our country. Let us give them hope for a life free from dialysis. Learn about Living Kidney Donation and how to help Derrik here.