Become an Organ Donor

Did you know… Organ Donation Facts

  • One organ donor can save up to 8 lives. The same donor can also save or improve the lives of up to 100 people.
  • More than 110,000 people in the United States are waiting for organ transplants. [Solid Organs: Hearts, kidneys, pancreases, lungs, livers and intestines]. Of these, nearly 8,000 live right here, in the greater New York metropolitan area.
  • On average, 18 people die every day while waiting for organ transplants in the U.S., and every 11 minutes, another name is added to the waiting list.
  • If you’re a donor, your family does not pay any bills related to donation.
  • All major religions support donation.

Learn more how you can become an organ donor, discuss it with your family, or register to become a donor by visiting the Donate Life website at www.donatelife.net

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO BECOME A DONOR IN YOUR STATE!