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Friday, February 17, 2012

Ossining's Unstoppable Mary Wu

Ossining-Croton on Hudson Patch | Christopher Michael McHugh

Ossining's Mary Wu doesn't let anything stand in her way. She is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to her work with organ donation and transplant organizations. She is currently training for the 2012 Transplant Games of America where she will be taking part in the swim competition. Wu just finished working on a Flood Sisters Kidney Foundation of America fundraiser on Valentine's Day. A month earlier, she represented her cause during this year's Rose Parade by riding on a float representing the University Kidney Research Organization. The nonprofit group supports research for the prevention, treatment and eradication of all forms of kidney diseaseRead more: http://ossining.patch.com/articles/the-unstoppable-mary-wu

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