@dhelmstetter, Here are some links where you can meet some members who are like you because of living kidney donation. All you need to do is to click on the blue text and you will be taken directly to the active discussion on Connect. As a member you can – read – make a short introduction or just say "Hi" – or ask a question. It's that simple. I will look for you there as you and help you to connect with others.
Here is the source of the best information that you will need as you and your potential donor move along. Take time to read the Transplant Newsfeed. And tutilize the information in the Living Donor and Recipient Toolkits
Meet other living donor recipients amd doners here:
Living Donor Kidney surgery next Tuesday: Any advice?
Be sure to share this one with your potential donor:
The Journey from the Donor's Side
Need help? Let me know. Hope to meet you there soon.