Maya Rivera recovering after transplant

We have an update on the 10-year-old from Clifton Park, who was in desperate need of a kidney transplant.

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Maya Charles Rivera had the lifesaving procedure Thursday.

Newschannel 13 first brought you Maya’s story as her family was running out of options to find a donor.

A close family friend stepped forward, and ended up being a match.

That person want to remain anonymous.

Maya’s dad tells us today Maya is recovering and is doing well after the procedure.