Stories of Hope

Shared by donor families and transplant recipients

Three woman pose together while wearing donate life t-shirts outside


Tanasia in graduation gap and school colors

Tanasia was born with a rare heart defect called Tetralogy of Fallot.

Organ Donor Scarlett celebrating at a restaurant

Scarlett’s selfless act made a difference in the lives of others

Organ Recipient Angela at an event

Angela is fully recovered, and dedicated to living her “BEST LIFE…Battle Scars and all”

Organ recipient Beverly holding an oversized driver's license poster

Beverly was able to raise her kids because of a transplant twenty-two years ago

Organ donor Tony posing with family member

Tony had designated his decision to be a donor on his driver’s license

Organ recipient Daryl sharing his story

Without a liver and kidney transplant, Daryl would not be alive today

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Johnathan, abdominal wall recipient, speaks at conference

For many people, the decision to register as an organ, eye and tissue donor is made when they hear someone’s personal story. Knowing how a recipient’s life has been saved or how a donor family has found hope in their grief is very inspiring to those who are deciding if registering is right for them.