Understanding Donation

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Understanding donation is key! Organ, eye, and tissue donation can provide lifesaving and healing gifts of life to the more than 100,000 people waiting for organ transplants nationwide. Nearly 1,500 of the people waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant live right here in our community and thousands more are in need of healing tissue transplants! By signing up to be an organ, eye and tissue donor in Colorado and Wyoming, it allows others to breathe, to see, to move and to live. Donation is a way to give the ultimate gift – the gift of life.

Its crucial everyone understand the importance of organ, eye and tissue donation and how it works and who it impacts. We’ve included the below resources to help.