Welcome to Donate Life America’s blog on organ, eye and tissue donation and growing generosity. We’re excited you’re here, and look forward to sharing some Donate Life Lessons with you all!

40 is Fabulous Full of Lifesaving Milestones

In donation and transplantation, two major 40 milestones happened in 2021: the United States surpassed 40,000 transplants performed in one year, and Donate Life Feature Partner UPMC Transplant Services celebrated its 40th anniversary.

Honoring Generosity

A routine day of picking apples in November of 2018, ended in tragedy for Irene Leighton when her husband of 40 years, Loren, fell from a ladder and suffered a traumatic head injury.