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Through Organ & Tissue Donation

Sunday, April 2nd 2017

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22nd Annual Donor Dash


Time & Place

Registration opens: 6 a.m.
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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The Donor Dash consists of a 10K run, 5K run, and 3K walk at the Philadelphia Museum of Art to raise awareness and funds for organ and tissue donation in our region.


Currently in the United States, there are more than 119,000 people waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Unfortunately, 22 people die each day because an organ did not become available in time.

We are looking to community partners like you to help make a difference in the lives of those affected by organ and tissue donation. There are more than 5,600 people - that’s friends, family, neighbors and colleagues - in our region who are waiting for a second chance at life.

The goal of the Dash is to bring awareness to this critical need to register more organ and tissue donors. All proceeds from the Dash benefit public education programs designed to increase the number of people who register as organ and tissue donors, as well as Gift of Life Family House.

Organ donation and transplantation work. The Dash celebrates the life-saving power of donation and honors all of the donors who make it possible. By supporting Gift of Life and the Donor Dash, you will help raise awareness about the critical need to increase the number of those registered as organ and tissue donors.

More Information

Kelly Antczak | 215-557-8090 | Email | Web | Map

Find Related Info:

Dash, Donor Families, Recipients, Living Donor, Media Resources


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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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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.


Donor Dash

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Donor Dash – April 15!

SAVE THE DATE! The 23rd Annual Donor Dash will be SUNDAY, APRIL 15 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art! Registration is now open.

The 2018 Donor Dash will feature 10K and 5K runs, a 3K walk, and a Kids Fun Run. This special event attracts people of all ages, abilities and fitness levels.

Register today:

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