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Fun fact: As an organ, eye and tissue donor you can save and heal over 75 lives. There is a new name added to the transplant waiting list every 10 minutes and there are more than 120,000 people in the U.S. waiting for a life-saving transplant.

Check the box as an organ, eye and tissue donor when you visit the DMV or skip the lines and register today.

Let’s talk about donation and find out the facts!

Check out this compilation of reactions from young people answering frequently asked questions, sharing top stats and facts, and busting many of the myths surrounding donation.

About Donation

Explore more facts, stories and information about how your decision to become a donor can save more lives.

  • November 15, 2022 in About Donation, Community, Our Experts, Our Partners

    Talking About Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation with Black Nurses Rock and LifeSource.

    Even nurses have questions about eye, organ and tissue donation. So we sat down with a member of Black Nurses Rock – Twin Cities to answer common questions.

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  • June 07, 2021 in Stories

    Interview: A Family Member Who Said No to Donation

    Angel was approached about donation after her husband had a massive heart attack. In her state of shock and grief…she said no. It is a decision she’s regretted and hopes to help others avoid making the same mistake.

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  • May 13, 2021 in About Donation

    Is Organ Donation Rare?

    Yes! A person becoming an organ donor is incredibly rare. In fact, only about 1% of people who are registered as organ donors can donate after they pass away. Here’s why…

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  • January 14, 2021 in About Donation, Our Experts

    How Does the Organ Transplant Wait List Work?

    Have you ever wondered how the National Transplant Waiting List works?
    We explain the process of identifying transplant recipients with the help of our staff, who do it every day.

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At LifeSource, we are the first responders making organ, eye and tissue donation and transplantation a reality. We are relentlessly pursuing a day where everyone in need of a life-saving organ transplant, gets one.

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One registered donor can save and heal up to 75 lives!