Organ, eye and tissue donation transforms lives. Thousands of recipients are alive today thanks to the generosity of donors and donor families who have turned loss into hope. These inspiring stories are presented here so you can see what donation makes possible.
Jim Foti, Jr. was "always waiting for the other shoe to drop."
Thomas Sinkora had a conversation that lead to saving four lives.
Heart recipient Dave Gray encourages us to "Bee Kind…Bee a Donor."
Lucy Reff's legacy and aspirations live on through organ donation.
A liver transplant saved Tyler's life. Now he and his family give back.
"Every time Payton smiles, it's a reminder of how grateful we are."
Thanks to an organ donor, baseball player Ken Frawley is still in the game.
A mother of four wants people to know, "This can happen to anyone."
A young mother lives on through her son and those whose lives she saved.
"I was given the best gift I will ever receive. I am so grateful to my donor."
"I named my kidney 'Hercules.' I knew he would be my source of strength."