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A man in New York was photographed recently wearing a sign on his back asking for help.
The sign read quote, “In need of a kidney for my wife B+.”
A phone number was also provided.
The man’s name is Raymond Thompson.
His wife, Mylen, was diagnosed with kidney disease two years ago.
A CNN editor posted a picture of the man on twitter and the post went viral.
Celebrities including, Zach Braff and Evan Rachel Wood shared it.
Since the posting, they’ve gotten numerous calls from strangers offering a kidney.