More than 115,000 people nationwide are currently waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Every ten minutes, another person is added to the list. You can help by becoming an organ donor.
The need is great and you have the power to do something about it, by becoming an organ donor.
Your single selfless act to register as an organ donor gives you the opportunity to save up to eight lives. You can also heal many more lives through tissue donation.
Show you care: On average, 20 people die every day in the United States because the need for organs far exceeds the current number of available life-saving gifts.
- Find out how organ donation works
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Fast facts about organ & tissue donation
- For families of donors
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Transplant Waiting List
Currently, more than 5,300 people in our region are waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Learn about the critical need for more registered organ donors to save the lives of those on the waiting list.
Organs & Tissues for Transplant
One organ donor can save up to eight lives and enhance the lives of nearly 75 others through tissue donation. Learn what can be donated to help save a life or give a better quality of life to those in need.