Vacuum Salesman Donates Kidney to Potential Client : The Bryant Park Project When door-to-door vacuum vendor Jamie Howard knocked on Paul Sucher's door, both their lives were changed forever. After hearing that Sucher couldn't afford new appliances because of the medical bills he'd racked up dealing with kidney failure, Ho...
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Vacuum Salesman Donates Kidney to Potential Client

When door-to-door vacuum vendor Jamie Howard knocked on Paul Sucher's door, both their lives were changed forever. After hearing that Sucher couldn't afford new appliances because of the medical bills he'd racked up dealing with kidney failure, Howard decided to give him one of his kidneys.

This week, the former strangers dropped by to tell the tale. Below, we present the unedited version of their interview.