AJ’s Cornea is Successfully Transplanted to Villanueva

Lawrence Villanueva, a recipient of one of AJ’s corneas, is now resting in a hospital, after the successful cornea transplant.

The cornea transplant was done last Holy Thursday. The other recipient of AJ’s cornea is an 8-year old boy.

After the operation the parents of AJ can say that a ‘part’ of AJ’s life has helped and changed the lives of other people.

Jay Ilagan, Miko Sotto, Cesar’s son Angelo, Toni Rose’s son Edward James are among the famous celebrities whose families’ donated their corneas to the Eye Bank.