Get Ready for Donor Dash 5K 2019!

What? Donor Dash 5K run/walk is an event organized by Donor Alliance  that takes place annually "to honor the lives of organ and tissue donors, celebrate the lives of transplant recipients and recognize those who continue to wait for a lifesaving…

Team Transplant 2019!

We had a blast at Elephant Rock Cycling Festival in Castle Rock, Colorado!  Team Transplant 2019 was a huge success. Every year our team of living donors, transplant recipients, and supporters come out to raise awareness and funds for the most…

Colorado Living Organ Donor Insurance Act Signed by Governor Polis!

We are thrilled to announce that on Thursday, May 30th, 2019 Governor Polis signed the Colorado Living Donor Insurance Act. By Signing this bill, Governor Polis ensured that in 2020 it will officially be a law that health, life, disability,…

Why Do You Ride with Team Transplant?: Video Contest!

Submit a video of why you ride with Team Transplant to earn your chance to win 4 Tickets to Comedy Works! The video with the most shares on American Transplant Foundation's Facebook page by May 28th, 2019 will win 4 Admission Tickets to Comedy…

ACTION ALERT: Act Now to Protect Colorado Living Organ Donors

ACTION ALERT: Contact Your State Representative and Senator NOW. Earlier today, the Colorado House of Representatives voted to remove Senate Amendment L.004 that added health insurance companies to the list of entities who cannot discriminate…

Introducing Super T! Helping American Transplant Foundation Save Lives

We are very excited to introduce our new mascot, Super T on National Superheroes Day!  Super T is not only American Transplant Foundation's biggest advocate, but he is here to help you on your transplant journey. Have questions about living…
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National Pediatric Transplant Week

As National Donate Life Month wraps up next week and the last full week in April focuses on the pediatric transplant waiting list. Throughout April, Donate Life America encourages Americans to register as organ, eye, and tissue donors and to…

HB19-1253 Passed in the Senate Committee Health & Human Services!

Another victory for living organ donors! Yesterday, HB19-1253 also known as the Colorado Living Organ Donor Insurance Act passed in the Senate Health & Human Services 4-0. An additional critical amendment is included because of the American…

TKs 5K Recap: $7,000+ Raised for American Transplant Foundation!

The weather might have been cold, but all we could feel was the warmth from TK's family, friends, and supporters. We couldn't have asked for a better morning of fitness and fun as we honored and remembered Troy Kenneth Merkle. It was beautiful…

April is National Donate Life Month!

It's National Donate Life Month! One of the most important months of the year. Established by Donate Life America, this month encourages Americans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors. We also celebrate those who have given the ultimate…
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Living Organ Donor Insurance Act, Unanimous Vote!

March 28, 2019, Denver, CO -- Yesterday, was another big stride for living organ donors! At the Health & Insurance Committee Meeting at the Colorado State Capitol, Sponsors Representative Buckner and Representative Landgraf presented House…