The last thing David MacInnes sees himself as is a hero.
But we believe differently. His example is heroic, not simply because he donated stem cells, but also with his various fundraising efforts. It can only be hoped others follow his example and find out more about how to get involved in stem cell donation.
Its importance is summed up in a simple statement by stem cell recipient Brett Grist, who said: ‘Without David, my kids would have grown up without a father.’