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…

Share A Spare Type O Kidney for Kelsey!

It's easy to save a life. So easy, anyone with blood type O can do it! 25-year-old Kelsey Crider dreams of becoming a social worker in order to assist others through the transplant process she knows all to well. In the past eight years, Kelsey…

Share a Spare Type O Kidney for Kelsey!

It's Easy To Save a Life. So easy, anyone with a blood type O can do it! Kelsey Crider is an ambitious 25-year-old who dreams of one day becoming a social worker to assist others through the transplant process she has come to know well.   In…

A Special Evening with Train & The Fray

We had a special evening with Train & The Fray at Fiddler's Green Amphitheater on Saturday, July 18th, 2015!   To all of you who were able to attend and support our Special Evening with Train & The Fray on Saturday night – Thank…

2015 Team Transplant Rides Elephant Rocks

  Team Transplant had a great turn out for the Elephant Rock Race this year! This inspiring group brought together 18 transplant recipients, 9 living donors, 6 donor family members, 38 medical professionals, and many more…

Team Transplant Captain's Fundraising Party

Team Transplant captain Sarah and her team raised $650 at their fundraising party in Columbus, Ohio. Congratulations Sarah and good job!

Team Transplant Registration Event

We had a fantastic time meeting new members and introducing them to the Team Transplant captains as well as other teammates. This was a free event that involved both snacks and beer at the BikeSource on University Hills on Thursday April 23rd.  The…

30 Stories of Hope for National Donate Life Month

  One of our American Transplant Foundation Mentors was recently showcased by Donor Drive in their '30 in 30' campaign! In August of 2013, Jose Amezola donated his left kidney to a woman he had never met. He had considered becoming a…

Telemundo visits our Second Chance at Life Exhibit and Broadcasts about Organ Donation en Espanol

Telemundo captured a wonderful video of our recent Second Chance at Life Art Exhibit Premiere Party.  The Point Gallery in Denver, Colorado is hosting an art exhibit for transplant and organ donation related art from April 2 to April 16,…

Michelle Stewart meets Matthew Wyatt at our Transplant Art Exhibit

DENVER - After the tailgate of Robert Stewart's went viral on the internet (read more "In the News" below), Michelle Stewart was able to meet the man who posted the photo online. Fox 31 visited our one-of-a-kind event to interview the pair…