At Mid-Year, HonorBridge Breaks Records, Saving and Healing More Lives

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At mid-year, HonorBridge has coordinated organ and tissue donations from more donors than ever, allowing for more transplants to occur. This year, through June 30, HonorBridge had 161 deceased organ donors resulting in 432 organs transplanted. This is up 8% from 149 donors during the same period in 2021. In comparison to 2020, HonorBridge’s previous […]

HonorBridge Named Best Employer, Again!

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“We are very proud to repeat this accomplishment,” said Danielle Niedfeldt, JD, RN, President & CEO, HonorBridge. “This is the second consecutive year, that we received this honor. Our organization has experienced rapid growth the past few years, and we have focused on our passionate and hard-working staff, and it is paying off. We believe […]

Donate Life Month 2022

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April is National Donate Life Month – YouTube Link April, — 2022 (Durham, NC) – Yvette is a volunteer and a bus driver, Scott is a video production professional, Sandra is a minister and professor, Kacey is a Columbine shooting survivor and busy mom. These individuals seemingly have little in common but each of their lives has […]

Following Competitive Selection Process, North Carolina-Based HonorBridge Receives 2022 Kidney Transplant Collaborative Grant

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The Kidney Transplant Collaborative (KTC) awarded HonorBridge one of their exclusive grants for their project aimed to help increase kidney transplants and reduce barriers among patients and donors. Following a highly competitive selection process that elicited more than 70 letters of intent from organizations across the country, five projects were selected by a panel made […]

North Carolina’s HonorBridge Has Record-Setting Year Despite Pandemic

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As the pandemic continued to ravage our state and nation, the staff of HonorBridge accomplished significant milestones in 2021 including setting records for number of tissue donors and heart valves recovered, hitting the second-highest number of organ donors, and playing a key part in the United States breaking its single-year record of more than 40,000 […]

HonorBridge Uses Tracking Service to Ensure Correct Delivery of Life-Saving Organs

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This new service offers OPOs and transplant hospital staff the ability to know when an organ is in transit, when an organ arrives at an airport, and when an organ has arrived at the correct destination. Inclement weather, flight delays, and baggage handling could delay the delivery of lifesaving organs. Notification of a delay will […]