Jose Padilla, of Haverstraw, seeks kidney donor

Jose Padilla suffers from Alport syndrome, a rare

Jose Padilla suffers from Alport syndrome, a rare genetic condition that damages the kidney. (August 28, 2014 8:15 AM)

A Haverstraw family is asking for the public's help in finding a kidney donor.

Jose Padilla, 30, suffers from Alport syndrome, a rare genetic condition that damages the kidney. He had kidney failure for the second time in his life when he was 26. His mother donated her own kidney to him after both of his shut down when he was 16, but he is again in need of a new one. He has been waiting for...

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