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April is National Donate Life Month

April 1, 2019

[April 1, 2019-Richmond, VA]— April is National Donate Life Month. Every year, Donate Life America leads the celebration of National Donate Life Month (NDLM) to focus national attention on organ, eye and tissue donation and … Continue reading April is National Donate Life Month »

Organ Donation Permissible for American Muslims

March 21, 2019

Collaboration with Islamic ruling body results in first-ever North American fatwa on donation On behalf of the Donate Life Community, Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC) is pleased to announce the newly released, and first-ever, fatwa* by the … Continue reading Organ Donation Permissible for American Muslims »

February 14 is National Donor Day!

February 14, 2019

Observed every year on February 14th, National Donor Day is an observance dedicated to spreading awareness and education about organ, eye and tissue donation. By educating and sharing the Donate Life message, we can each … Continue reading February 14 is National Donor Day! »

Donate Life America Thanks DMV Partners Across the Country for Helping Save Lives Every Day

September 21, 2018

(Richmond, VA—September 21, 2018) Donate Life America (DLA) and Donate Life State Teams are dedicating the week of September 24-28, 2018, to saying thank you to Motor Vehicle Departments (DMVs) across the country for their … Continue reading Donate Life America Thanks DMV Partners Across the Country for Helping Save Lives Every Day »

2018 Donate Life ECHO Recognizes the Importance of Donation and Transplantation in Multicultural Communities

July 9, 2018

(Richmond, VA—June 25, 2018) — Multicultural communities are disproportionately in need of lifesaving organ transplants – especially kidneys. Currently, 58 percent of the U.S. transplant waiting list is comprised of multicultural patients. Donate Life America … Continue reading 2018 Donate Life ECHO Recognizes the Importance of Donation and Transplantation in Multicultural Communities »

National Pediatric Transplant Week April 23-27, 2018

April 23, 2018

Join us in celebrating a new observance during the last week of National Donate Life Month: National Pediatric Transplant Week. National Pediatric Transplant Week grew from the question of a father whose young son is … Continue reading National Pediatric Transplant Week April 23-27, 2018 »