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Woman Breaks Down After Teacher Volunteers To Donate Her Kidney To Her Sick Granddaughter

By Karly Carpena
March 12, 2016

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A Wisconsin teacher made a life-changing announcement that she was going to donate a kidney to her student. The video below shows the moment first-grade teacher Jodi Schmidt surprised the family of student Natasha Fuller with the news that she was a match to donate a kidney.

Schmidt invited Natasha’s grandmother, Chris Burelton, to the school last week to give her a gift for taking care of her granddaughter. She presented Burelton with a pink present with a message inside that she was a match to be a kidney donor for Natasha.

“You? Oh my gosh!” Burelton says in the video before bursting into tears. “Here I thought she was coming to school because she was naughty!”

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WATCH: Woman breaks down after teacher volunteers to donate her kidney to her sick granddaughter: "Here I thought I was coming to school because she was naughty!"

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