Louisiana Public Broadcasting Presents

2018 Louisiana Young Heroes - Amanda Rougeé

Special | 2m 49s

While she was in the 3rd grade, Amanda Rougee’s grandfather passed away. Following this, her mother went into a major depression and became an alcoholic. In 2015, Amanda’s mother died from a brain aneurysm. At the age of 11, Amanda made the grownup decision to agree to donate her mother’s organs, helping save the lives of three recipients.

Aired: 04/16/18

Rating: NR

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