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Monday, July 4th, 2016

Capital Coalition Meeting

 

Time & Place

7 - 8:30 p.m.
Giant Food Market, 2nd Floor Community Room, Trindle Road, Camp Hill PA

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The Capital Coalition on Organ & Tissue Donation is a volunteer group comprised of donor families, transplant recipients and individuals that support organ and tissue donation. We participate in community events, health fairs, sport events, and also offer a speakers bureau to interested groups. Counties served Cumberland, Dauphin, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry and Snyder counties.

For more information: Dwendy Johnson 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506.

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Dwendy Johnson | 1-800-366-6771 ext.1506 | Email | Map

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Jacobus 5K Color Fun Run

 

Time & Place

Race begins at 8 a.m.
Jacobus Park, 18 South Main Street Jacobus, PA

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More Information

Dwendy Johnson | 1-800-DONORS-1 | Email | Web

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Youth Outreach, Dash, Donor Registry

 

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

8th Annual David's Parrot Party Fundraiser

 

Time & Place

5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Echo's, 100 W Walnut Ave, North Wildwood, NJ 08260

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The fun begins at 5 p.m. at Echo's in North Wildwood, NJ.
$25.00 admission fee includes draft beer, wine, soda, small buffet, live music provided by the band Reef'd, and a DJ!
There will be raffles, and a 50/50 drawing.
All proceeds from this event benefit the Gift of Life Family House.

More Information

Lisa Ottis | 609-425-7689 | Web | Map

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Donor Families, Organ Donors, Classroom Resources, Youth Outreach

 

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Hearts of Gold Meeting

 

Time & Place

6:30 - 8:30 pm
Gift of Life Donor Program - 401 N 3rd St, Phila, PA 19123

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The July Hearts of Gold meeting will be a planning session for the annual ice cream social and memory box workshop.

For more information about Hearts of Gold, click here.

More Information

Lara Moretti | 215-557-8090 | Email | Map

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Donor Families, Volunteer Programs

 

Central PA Coalition Meeting

 

Time & Place

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Lancaster General Hospital Health Campus, Main Building, 2100 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA, 17603. This group meets at the 2nd floor Wellness Center Conference Room 1, directly off the elevator.

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The Central PA Coalition on Organ & Tissue Donation is a volunteer group comprised of donor families, transplant recipients and individuals that support organ and tissue donation. We participate in community events, health fairs, sport events, and also offer a speakers bureau to interested groups. Counties served include Lancaster and Lebanon.

For more information, contact locally, Al Weibel, Chairperson, (717) 672-0455; or Dwendy Johnson 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506 oror visit the Central PA Coalition Facebook Page.

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Dwendy Johnson | 1-800-366-6771 x1506 | Email | Map

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Volunteer Programs, Donor Families, Recipients, Living Donor

 

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Organ Donation Awareness Night at the Philadelphia Phillies!

 

Time & Place

7:05 p.m.
Citizen's Bank Park

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Click photo to visit Ticket page.

Seating will be located in the following sections:
  • Outfield (sections 101-107) at $33 per ticket
  • Pavilion (sections 206-211) at $33 per ticket

That's a $10 discount off of the regular ticket price!

More Information

Todd Franzen | 215-557-8090 x1173 | Email | Web | Map

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Donor Registry, Media Resources

 

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Central Susquehanna Valley Coalition Meeting

 

Time & Place

6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
TBD, Lewisburg, PA (varies from month to month)

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The Central Susquehanna Valley Coalition on Organ & Tissue Donation is a volunteer group comprised of donor families, transplant recipients and individuals that support organ and tissue donation. We participate in community events, health fairs, sport events, and also offer a speakers bureau to interested groups. Counties served Serving Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga and Union counties.

For more information, Dwendy Johnson 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506.

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Dwendy Johnson | 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506 | Email

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Volunteer Programs, Donor Families, Recipients, Living Donor

 

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Multicultural Affairs Committee Meeting

 

Time & Place

6:30 pm
Gift of Life Donor Program - 401 N 3rd St, Phila, PA, 19123

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For more information about the Multicultural Affairs Committee, click here.

More Information

Leslie Jean-Mary | 215-557-8090 | Email | Map

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Minority Outreach, Volunteer Programs, Donor Families, Recipients, Living Donor

 

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Philadelphia Donation Champion Learning Session

Runs through Thursday, July 21st, 2016 

Time & Place

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

This is a one day, highly interactive program that focuses on the role of critical care staff in utilizing and sharing best-demonstrated practices for referring potential organ donors to the organ procurement organization, providing support for families of potential organ donors, and maximizing clinical donor management.

Attendees will be given focused information to allow them to become a Donation Champion, one who role-models and shares key information to assist colleagues in carrying out these best practices in real time.

Who Should Attend? ICU and ER Nurses, Nurse Leaders, Respiratory Therapists, Spiritual Support Staff and Anyone Who May Care for a Potential Organ Donor at a Hospital in the Gift of Life service area

This session will be held at Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for the July 21st session being held at Gift of Life Donor Program in Philadelphia.

Thank you!

More Information

Andrea Reynolds | Email | Web | Map

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Professional Education

 

Monday, July 25th, 2016

South Central PA Coalition Meeting

 

Time & Place

7 p.m.
Apple Hill Surgical Center, 25 Monument Rd Room #188 York, PA

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The South Central PA Coalition on Organ & Tissue Donation and the York Area Transplant Support Group together comprised of donor families, transplant recipients , families and individuals that support organ and tissue donation. We participate in community events, health fairs, sport events, and also offer a speakers bureau to interested groups. (Serving counties of York and Adams).

For more information, Dwendy Johnson 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506.

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Dwendy Johnson | 1-800-366-6771 ext. 1506 | Email | Map

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Volunteer Programs, Donor Families, Recipients, Living Donor

 

Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Saving Lives is Beautiful Gospel Competition & Program

 

Time & Place

5 - 7:30 pm
First District Plaza - 3801 Market St., Philadelphia, PA

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More Information

Leslie Jean-Mary | 215-557-8090 | Email | Web | Map

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Clergy Resources, Minority Outreach, Donor Registry

 

Join us July 31!

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Please join us for the first-ever Saving Lives is Beautiful Gospel Competition and Program on Sunday, July 31. The event is FREE and will feature gospel singers, spoken word, praise dance and more. Hosted by Praise 103.9's Dezzie and local gospel artist Keturah Duncan. Click the image above to find out more!

 

Follow Team Philadelphia

at the 2016 Transplant Games of America.

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Transplant recipients from our region will compete in Olympic-style competition this summer at the Transplant Games of America, held in Cleveland, Ohio. Follow along with the team's progress and cheer on our local athletes as they show the work that transplantation works!

 

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Since 1974, Gift of Life Donor Program has helped hundreds of thousands of patients through organ and tissue donation.

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