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More Lives Saved: New Milestone Reached in 2016

January 26, 2017

There was a new milestone reached in 2016: more than 33,600 organ transplants were performed in the U.S. This number sets a new record number of U.S. transplants for the fourth year in a row. … Continue reading More Lives Saved: New Milestone Reached in 2016 »

How Your Name Can Save Lives

November 29, 2016

Donate Life America aims to increase donor registrations in new “Your Name Saves” integrated campaign Richmond, VA – Nov. 29, 2016 – When someone registers as an organ, eye, and tissue donor, they can save and … Continue reading How Your Name Can Save Lives »

Donate Life America Announces Winners of 2016 Pinnacle Awards

November 17, 2016

RICHMOND, VA, November 17, 2016 – Donate Life America (DLA), a national non-profit organization committed to increasing the number of donated organs, eyes and tissue available to save and heal lives, presented twelve Pinnacle Awards at … Continue reading Donate Life America Announces Winners of 2016 Pinnacle Awards »

National Donor Sabbath Reaches Faith-Based Communities about the Importance of Donation

November 11, 2016

Initiative partners with faith leaders to educate about the critical need for donors RICHMOND, November 11, 2016—National Donor Sabbath is observed annually, two weekends before Thanksgiving, from Friday through Sunday—in 2016, National Donor Sabbath is … Continue reading National Donor Sabbath Reaches Faith-Based Communities about the Importance of Donation »

Donate Life America Announces 2016 James S. Wolf, M.D., Courage Award Winner

November 7, 2016

RICHMOND, November 1, 2016 – Last week, Donate Life America (DLA), a national non-profit organization committed to increasing the number of donated organs, eyes and tissue available to save and heal lives, presented Imam Johari … Continue reading Donate Life America Announces 2016 James S. Wolf, M.D., Courage Award Winner »

Astellas and Donate Life America Attempt to Achieve GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for Organ Donor Registrations

November 1, 2016

Social Shares of #OrganDonor Support $5 Contribution from Astellas to World Transplant Games Federation, up to $175,000 USD NORTHBROOK, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — At any given moment in America, there … Continue reading Astellas and Donate Life America Attempt to Achieve GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for Organ Donor Registrations »