Outreach at the American Renal Clinics

At the American Renal Clinics this morning talking with patients as they receive their dialysis treatments.   Through our Mentorship Program, we support patients in all 50 states who want to learn more about transplant!   &…

Events: Young Professionals Group (TLC)

Events: December 9, 2015- TLC Holiday Party October 18, 2015- TLC ran the 2015 Rock ‘n’ Roll races with Team Transplant July 18, 2015- A Special Evening with Train & The Fray, A VIP experience at Fiddler’s Green, Denver, CO June…

2016 Transplant Hero Awards Winners

As we celebrate our Transplant Hero Awards*, we are honored to announce our 2016 award winners.   *This year’s recipients were selected by a committee comprised of community volunteers, donor families, and the Foundation’s Transplant…

My Donor's Gift "Has Given Me a Future"

Chelsey Larson, American Transplant Foundation TLC Member and Mentor, chose to donate one of her kidneys to acquaintance Ellen Rorman, an action that gave Ellen a future and changed Larson's own life forever. Chelsey barely knew Ellen, but…
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Transplant Hero Awards Kickoff Reception

Thank you to our Transplant Hero Awards Gala Committee and Co-Chairs. We are all very much looking forward to the Gala on Saturday, June 11th, and this Kickoff Reception was a perfect celebration of a job well done! The work you are doing with…

2016 Elephant Rock Ride - Register Today!

Ride with us at Elephant Rock to Raise Awareness for Organ and Tissue Donation Click here to learn about how you can be a part of our signature Team Transplant event near Denver, CO.   A special group of transplant recipients and living…

2015 Transplant Leadership Council Holiday Party

      We had a great time at our annual  Holiday Party celebrating the American Transplant Foundation's Transplant Leadership Council (TLC)! This event was a great chance for us to gather and reflect on the impact of this…

Kickball Tournament for Transplant

This week, we received an unexpected $600 donation from a 14 year old. She single-handedly organized a kickball tournament for charity a few weeks ago. We were so honored to she chose the American Transplant Foundation as a beneficiary of her…

Transplant Leadership Council Meets at 34 Degrees

The American Transplant Foundation's young professionals group, the Transplant Leadership Council held their last meeting of the year this week at the new headquarters of the incredibly successful Denver cracker company 34 Degrees. We loved…

American Transplant Foundation Community Outreach

Unite to Fight PKD. On September 20th, 2015 we United to Fight PKD at Washington Park, Denver, CO!   The American Transplant Foundation was proud to sponsor and host an informational booth for the community at this event. Our goal was…

Patient Grant Helps Altruistic Living Donor

Facebook connects living donor with sick Sebring woman   There amid all the causes, cat videos and Candy Crush found on a Facebook feed, a Pennsylvania woman heard a cry for help.   Five months later, 29-year-old Michelle Zipp…

Bridge to Bridge: A Milestone in a Seven Year Journey

About the Author: Zander Maitland is the youngest member on our Transplant Leadership Council with one of the biggest passions for service and giving back to help transplant patients have the same second chance at life as his father. Here…