Impact of Organ Donation

LIFE IS WAITING

Every 10 minutes a new name is added to the national transplant waiting list.

 

Ray of Hope: ESPN inspirational story of Jason Ray.

Mother hears her daughter’s heart beat.

 

Jacksonville Beach transplant recipient’s story.

Did You Know?

    1. 117,195* individuals in the United States are currently waiting for an organ transplant. (*as of 02/25/13 UNOS).
    2. Over 80% of individuals on the list are waiting for a kidney. National Kidney Foundation
    3. 90% of Americans support organ donation…ONLY 43%  are currently registered.
    4. On average 18 people in the US will die every day while waiting for a transplant of a vital organ, such as a heart, liver, kidney, pancreas, lung or bone marrow.