August 1, 2014
A message from Kevin Myer, president and CEO

LifeGift Offers Hope

Often I am asked what this simple statement means. Let me share with you what I witnessed during the Donate Life Transplant Games of America, and I think you’ll understand.

August 1, 2014
A message from Kevin Myer, president and CEO

LifeGift Offers Hope

Often I am asked what this simple statement means. Let me share with you what I witnessed during the Donate Life Transplant Games of America, and I think you’ll understand.

July 31, 2014

On July 11, 2014, the largest contingency of transplant recipients, donor families, fans and supporters descended upon the Hilton Americas hotel in downtown Houston for the 2014 Donate Life Transplant Games of America.

July 31, 2014

On Saturday, May 17, nearly 900 runners and walkers gathered at the Stockyards Station in Fort Worth to raise awareness of organ, eye and tissue donation at the Donate Life Texas 2nd Chance Run.

July 31, 2014

It’s been almost a year since the onboarding program – a three-day interactive workshop for new employees – was created to help orient employees to LifeGift and their respective roles. 

July 31, 2014

Back in June, LifeGift announced two operational leadership alignment changes with the goal of helping more people receive lifesaving organ and tissue transplants. 

July 31, 2014

LifeGift is among a handful of recovery agencies across the country participating in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) project, aimed at increasing the understanding of how changes in genes affect human health and disease.

July 31, 2014

During the Closing Ceremonies for the Transplant Games of America, Kevin Myer, president and CEO of LifeGift, accepted the T.J. Maciak Award. 

Kevin received the honor for his part in bringing the three organ procurement organizations together in support of the Games and keeping the spirit of the Games alive.

July 31, 2014

The 2013 annual report/2014 calendar, “Hope Has A Voice” received accolades from the Fort Worth chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The piece, which captures the essence of hope through stories of transplant recipients and donor families, received an “Award of Achievement” in the Publications category. 

July 31, 2014

Rylan Karrer (front and center) surrounded by his family and his idol, Andre Johnson of the Houston Texans. 

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