I don't know if you guys are aware but my my husband's kidney transplant was possible because my father's girlfriend, Julie, of 16 years was willing to donate her kidney. She wasn't a direct match so they went on the paired donor list that matches you up with other people who are in the same situation.
Anyway, I have been wracking my brain about what kind of gift I could get Julie to say thank you. (Realizing of course that there is nothing material in this world that will TRULY express the gratitude for giving someone life) While we were at the hospital one of Pat's doctors had this simple, elegant silver necklace on with, you guessed it, a little kidney bean! It's from Tiffany's and I was thrilled to learn it wasn't crazy-out-of-my-budget-expensive! Here is the necklace I bought her...it came yesterday in that beautiful Tiffany blue box...