Donate Life! Raising awareness and honoring those touched by organ, tissue and eye donation.
April is Donate Life Month, a time to raise awareness about organ, tissue and eye donation and to honor those who have been affected by this issue in their lives.
Currently, in Iowa alone, there are 605 people on waiting lists for donations and more than 117,180 waiting nationwide.
To become a donor...
Iowa Donor Network
Iowa Lion's Eye Bank
National Kidney Foundation
United Network for Organ Sharing
In honor of Donate Life month, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines plans several annual activities (2015 to be announced soon!). Come join us in support of eye, tissue and organ donation and transplantation!