There are many worthy charities to choose for donating money and or time. One gift that is needed desperately and cannot be given unless thought of ahead of time is organs. Life is short. Please indicate your willingness to be an organ donor today. More information available at organdonor.gov
Last year alone, organ donors made more than 28,000 transplants possible. Another one million people received cornea and other tissue transplants that helped them recover from trauma, bone damage, spinal injuries, burns, hearing impairment and vision loss. Unfortunately, thousands die every year waiting for a donor organ that never comes. You have the power to change that.
- 116,653 people are waiting for an organ
- 18 people will die each day waiting for an organ 1
- organ donor can save up to 8 lives