Heart transplant patient Colby Salerno has recently received a heart after five months of waiting in a Connecticut hospital. Hope for Hearts, MSNBC anchor Veronica De La Cruz's charitable organization, had visited Colby and helped to raise money for his medical expenses. You can read the Hartford Courant article on Colby's transplant here.
To learn more about Hope for Hearts, go to: http://www.hopeforheartsfoundation.org/
Check out our earlier article on Colby's condition here: http://info.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/03/08/10612669-veronica-de-la-cruz-visits-heart-transplant-patient?lite