Justin Griner, father of the child who shot to internet fame as the “Success Kid” meme, has raised nearly $100,000 through a crowdfunding campaign to pay for a kidney transplant. Griner, 39, became ill in 2006 and suffered full kidney failure in 2009, forcing him to go on dialysis. The family set up a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for a transplant, and has already surpassed its original goal of $75,000 thanks to ‘Success Kid’ Sammy Griner’s popularity.
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