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Cancer survivor from Lemont meets life-saving donor

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 12:40 a.m. CDT

Lemont resident and cancer survivor Paul Orednick met his stem cell donor, Destiny Stout, for the first time Aug. 7 during the Lemont Legends Cruise Night. Orednick and Stout led a Be the Match Donor Registry Drive that yielded 15 new potential donors and raised $136 for Be the Match's I Support the Cure for Blood Cancer campaign.

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