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U.S. organ transplants reach 30K milestone, thanks to increased donations

January 13, 2016

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2016/01/13/us-organ-transplants-reach-30k-milestone-thanks-increased-donations/78695138/ Organ  transplants in the United States reached a milestone in 2015, exceeding 30,000 for the first time, a non-profit group reported Wednesday. Those 30,973 transplants of kidneys, livers and other organs were nearly 5% more than … Continue reading U.S. organ transplants reach 30K milestone, thanks to increased donations »

Donate Life America Announces 2015 James S. Wolf, M.D., Courage Award Winner

October 30, 2015

  RICHMOND, October 19, 2015 – 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, while continuing to develop … Continue reading Donate Life America Announces 2015 James S. Wolf, M.D., Courage Award Winner »

2015 Annual Update Released

September 9, 2015

  Donate Life America is pleased to release our 2015 Annual Update, entitled What can WE make possible?  The report celebrates our shared accomplishments and challenges us to do even more.  Some highlights from the past … Continue reading 2015 Annual Update Released »

The Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) Teams Up with Donate Life America (DLA) to Launch New National Observance: Donate Life ECHO

July 6, 2015

(Richmond, VA—July 6, 2015)—The Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) and Donate Life America (DLA) are joining forces to launch “Donate Life ECHO,” a new national observance designed to reach multicultural communities. ECHO, which … Continue reading The Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) Teams Up with Donate Life America (DLA) to Launch New National Observance: Donate Life ECHO »

Erik Compton and Genentech Showcase the Importance of Donation for National Donate Life Month

April 1, 2015

  In conjunction with National Donate Life Month, Donate Life America and Genentech have partnered to develop a PSA featuring PGA TOUR golfer and two-time heart transplant recipient Erik Compton. The PSA also includes Los … Continue reading Erik Compton and Genentech Showcase the Importance of Donation for National Donate Life Month »

Kenton Koch Partners with Donate Life America

March 24, 2015

Inspired by His Mother’s Heart Transplant, Kenton Koch of JDC Motorsports partners with Donate Life America to Increase the Number of Registered Organ, Eye and Tissue Donors RICHMOND, VA – MARCH 18, 2015 – Donate … Continue reading Kenton Koch Partners with Donate Life America »