Chewbacca Delivers!

Holy Balls! After waiting 5 months for a heart, Austin's doctor delivered! 

Lurie Children's on Twitter

Months ago when Austin was listed for a heart transplant, Dr. Thrush said he would deliver the news a heart was available dressed as Chewbacca. On Saturday, Chewbacca stopped by Austin's room. #donatelife #organdonor #all4your1 Are you an organ donor? https://t.co/7h2m9wuZjT. https://t.co/5ipWX1uWA0

Sign Up to be an Organ Donor: Signing up on your state registry means that someday you could save lives as a donor—by leaving behind the gift of life. -organdonor.gov

Jamie Martel is the WROR Marketing Director. Married to a man we all know and love as Dirt (don't ask) and owns two little kids who are awesome most of the time. She has never seen a Star Wars movie (I know!), but loves how passionate others are about them so she plans to watch them all this summer with her 4 year old son!