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TASC Dares to Donate

January 10,2017 - In 2016, the Texas Association of Student Councils (TASC) announced it’s statewide service project for the 2016-17 school year – Dare to Donate – a campaign to support the Donate Life Texas donor registry.  At the recommendation of attendees at the State Steering Committee made up of advisors and students from across the state, the TASC … Continue reading TASC Dares to Donate

Texans Honored on Donate Life Float

December 8,2016 - During this year’s Tournament of Roses Parade on Jan. 2, the Donate Life Rose Parade Float will make its way down the streets of Pasadena bearing people, messages and images that bring to life the inspiring power of organ, eye and tissue donation. Several elements of the float carry special meaning.  The two dozen people … Continue reading Texans Honored on Donate Life Float

Because of One, Cindy Lives On

December 2,2016 -   Donate Life Texas is pleased to announce our delegate for the 2017 Donate Life Rose Parade Float – Cindy Keel-White, a heart transplant recipient from Odessa, Texas. On Jan. 2, 2017, Cindy will ride down Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena, California aboard the 2017 Donate Life Rose Parade Float entitled “Teammates in Life.” For Cindy, a … Continue reading Because of One, Cindy Lives On

2017 Donate Life Rose Parade Float

December 2,2016 - During this year’s Tournament of Roses Parade on Jan. 2, 2017, the Donate Life Rose Parade Float will make its way down the streets of Pasadena bearing people, messages and images that bring to life the inspiring power of organ, eye and tissue donation. This year’s float is titled Teammates in Life and features a … Continue reading 2017 Donate Life Rose Parade Float

What’s in a Name?

November 30,2016 - Your name can literally save and heal lives. In fact, when you register as an organ, eye and tissue donor you can save up to eight people, give sight to two people and heal up to seventy-five people. That’s why we’re inviting everyone to give something unique—their names. This unique campaign is called Your Name Saves … Continue reading What’s in a Name?

We Just Turned 9 Million!

November 14,2016 - There is cause to celebrate! That’s right! The Donate Life Texas donor registry is celebrating the lifesaving commitment of 9 million Texans who have now joined the donor registry. Since it was created in 2005, the Donate Life Texas (DLT) donor registry has been steadily growing thanks to generous Texans who understand the lifesaving difference … Continue reading We Just Turned 9 Million!

National Donor Sabbath, Nov. 11-13

November 10,2016 - Donate Life Texas invites you to join in celebrating the National Donor Sabbath this November 11-13.  This national observance is a time for people of all religions to honor those who have given the precious gift of organ, eye and tissue donation. Every year during this special time, donation and transplant organizations work closely with faith … Continue reading National Donor Sabbath, Nov. 11-13

DLT Honorees with NASCAR’s Joey Gase

November 4,2016 - For Donate Life Texas and NASCAR driver Joey Gase, this weekend’s race is about more than a checkered flag and the roar of the crowd.  It’s about the people whose lives have been touched by organ, eye and tissue donation.  We remember the Donor Heroes who have given the gift of life to others in their … Continue reading DLT Honorees with NASCAR’s Joey Gase