Giving Life a Second Chance
Through Organ & Tissue Donation

Gift of Life Leadership, History and Overview

Gift of Life Leadership, History and Overview

For over 40 years, Gift of Life has worked to coordinate life-saving and life-enhancing transplants for those waiting, while supporting the generous donors and their families who have chosen to give others a second chance through donation.

Governing and Advisory Boards

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Two distinct boards of directors serves the mission of Gift of Life, one focusing on clinical activity and policies and the other on the organization as a whole and its outreach into the community.


Gift of Life Institute

Training for Donation Professionals

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Gift of Life Institute provides innovative training and consulting services to enhance the skills and practices of donation professionals worldwide.


Overview and Leadership

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Gift of Life is managed by a team of dedicated and knowledgeable individuals who are dedicated to advocating for both donor families and those on the waiting list.


Media Resources

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Gift of Life has made a commitment to raise awareness for organ and tissue donation throughout our community. Learn more about Gift of Life in the media and other press resources.


Joe's Story

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Joe thought his days of playing soccer were over when he was diagnosed with heart disease and needed a life-saving heart transplant to survive. Now, at 18, he is back on the field and living up to his nickname "The Blur" all thanks to his hero, an organ donor.

Click here to read Joe's story.


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Share Your Story

Inspire. Advocate. Share your story...

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Gift of Life works tirelessly to rewrite the stories for the more than 5,600 people in our region waiting for their second chance at life. The gift of organ and tissue donation truly can change someone's life and rewrite their story. How has the Gift of Life rewritten your story? Share with us.


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It’s easy to add the donor designation to your driver's license or state I.D. card. In Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Sign up today!

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