Donor Dash 5K
Date: Sunday, July 15th, 2018, 8:00 AM
Location: Washington Park. Denver, Co.
Thank you to all our amazing participants for walking and running the Donor Alliance Donor Dash 5K!
Colorado Living Donor Day
Honor Those Who Have Given the Gift of Life
Today, more that 2,200 Coloradans are waiting for a lifesaving transplant. 96% of them are waiting for a kidney or a liver, two organs that can be donated by a living person. Focusing on living donation is the only immediate solution for saving these lives.
If just 1 out of every 3,000 Coloradans donated a kidney, we could eliminate the kidney waiting list.
Last year, Governor Hickenlooper proclaimed June 13th to be the first ever Colorado Living Donor Day. The American Transplant Foundation aims to celebrate this special day each year by providing educational and support resources to those who want to give the Gift of Life. If you are interested in becoming a living donor or are a hopeful transplant recipient who is searching for a living donor, please click here to learn more about our free 1+1=LIFE Mentorship Program.
If you would like to make a donation in honor of this special day, please click here. Your donation will come with the option of sending a "Thank You" E-card to the living donor in your life and will go directly to our programs that are available to help these courageous individuals go through their transplant journeys!
Elephant Rock Cycling Festival
Date: Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Location: Castle Rock, CO
Thank you to all who rode with Team Transplant this year and helped raise over $67,000 for life-saving transplant patients!
See all the photos Here.
Ride with Team Transplant to help save the 2,360 Coloradans waiting for a lifesaving transplant. Courses range from 8 miles to 100 miles, fun for every age and cycling level. Cyclists on our team will get access to the team tent during the event with games, massages, snacks, and prizes for riders and fundraisers.
Visit the Team Page and see who else is riding and raising funds this year.
Date: Saturday, May 5th, 2018
Location: Red Rocks Amphitheater
Thank you to all who joined for this incredible night of music and patient appreciation in honor of Phil Lesh's 20 year transplantiversary!
Press Release: Read here
Guinness World Record Attempt: Living Donor Rally
Date: Saturday, April 21st, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration is open so sign up today!
Join us as we gather living organ donors from around the world at the Cloud Gate in Chicago to set a Guinness World Record.
This event is being hosted by living donors for living donors with the support of Transplant Village, supporters of Northwestern Medicine’s Comprehensive Transplant Center. You do not need to be an organ donor to attend, all organ donation enthusiasts are welcome!
Date: Saturday, April 21st, 2018
Location: Denver, CO
Limited Tickets Available so get yours today!
We are celebrating National Donate Life Awareness Month by hosting the Colorado Living Donor Meet Up. A place for living donors and transplant supporters to come together at the same time as the Guinness World Record is attempted in Chicago for the living donor count.
Join us April 21st from 1:00-3: 30 pm for an afternoon of fun and celebration of all the remarkable living donors! You do not need to be an organ donor to attend, all organ donation enthusiasts are welcome!