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…
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Is getting fit part of your 2019 goals?

Team Transplant is a great way to stay fit while raising awareness for organ donation. Team Transplant will be cycling at Elephant Rock Cycling Festival in June at Castle Rock, CO. If you aren't local to Colorado, or you'd like to participate…
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We did it! Thanks to your amazing support we SURPASSED our year-end giving goal

Happy New Year to our amazing community! Thank you for helping us SURPASS our year-end giving goal! We are beyond thrilled to announce that we not only reached, but SURPASSED our year-end giving goal thanks to your AMAZING contributions and…
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Good News to Share! Our 2018 End of Year Update

We have lots of GOOD NEWS to share! This year we delivered crucial financial support to 142 living donors and transplant recipients, the largest number among independent nonprofits who don’t receive government funding. We also provided…
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Because of YOU, we’ve reached over 97% of our 2018 Fundraising Goals!

In our efforts to be transparent in everything we do, we wanted to introduce you to two individuals who’ve helped us raise money this year. To date, we’ve reached 97% of our year-end fundraising goals! #GivingTuesday was a huge success…
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#GivingTuesday: A Heartfelt Thank You!

Executive Director Anastasia Henry is pictured above with Travis, who received mentorship through ATF prior to donating a kidney to a stranger this May. Now Travis volunteers with us and serves as a mentor himself. Eric, the father of a newborn…

Second Annual Trivia Night

Second Annual Trivia Night On Friday, October 26th, 2018, the Second Annual Trivia Night was held at the University Club in Denver. This fun and festive event gave guests the opportunity to meet members of the community, show off their trivia…
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New Colorado Law Offers Some Paid Time Off For Living Organ Donors

Coloradan Bruce Magley had his first kidney taken out when he was 3 years old because of a tumor. Last April, his left kidney gave out too. Now he goes to dialysis at least three times a week as he waits for a much-needed kidney. Governor…
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Attend an event or host your own

 Vienna receives Volunteer of the Decade Award from The Fray at the Transplant Hero Awards ceremony. I WANT TO HOST MY OWN EVENTAsk us how you can host your own event to support living donors, transplant recipients, and their families.UPCOMING…