Every year, thousands of people are saved by organ donors. And many more lives are transformed by cornea and tissue donors.
Donation makes amazing things possible. HRSA/HHS’s Division of Transplantation’s “Made Possible by an Organ Donor” campaign features inspiring stories of donation, and encourages everyone to register as an organ, eye, and tissue donor. To learn more go to organdonor.gov.
Carlee, a dynamic 15-year-old dancer and two-time heart recipient shares her inspiring message.
Young Caitlin was saved by a liver transplant when she was just 5 months old.
Blake feels the power of donation beat in his heart every time he plays soccer.
After receiving a new kidney, Chris started a family and he started to run—becoming an athlete, a triathlete, and even an Ironman.
These stories, and so many others, wouldn’t be possible without the generosity of organ, eye, and tissue donors.
We need everyone to register as an organ, eye, and tissue donor to make more stories possible.
TV PSAs are available in 15-, 30-, and 60-second lengths, while radio PSAs are in :60 and :30 lengths.
The media can help by showing the good that comes from passing along the gift of life. Just one donor can save eight lives and enhance up to 50 others. Imagine how many lives could be saved if everyone registered as a donor.