THE TRUTH SAVES LIVES
Organ donation is only discussed after all life-saving methods have failed and a patient has died.
Zack was the type of person who would give you his last $5, so it was no surprise to his family and friends that he would also want to be an organ donor.
Tenaya, founder of Donate Life Hollywood, aims to help Hollywood portray organ donation in a positive, authentic light.
“Junior’s dream was to become a cardiovascular surgeon and save people’s lives. In the end, Junior’s wish to help other people was realized in a different way, with his marvelous gifts. He saved five lives. As a mother, I couldn’t be more proud!”
“The most important thing in my life is helping others,” says Imran Zaman. “I just love it. It makes me feel that I am giving back."
for a life-saving transplant.
95% of Americans say that they support organ donation but only 54% have registered.
Among the 115,000 people waiting on a life-saving transplant, 2,400 live right here in Virginia.
There is a critical shortage of organs, tissues and eyes available for donation.
Lives are at stake. Register to be an organ donor today and tell others why you #SayYES.