Donate Life America established National Donate Life Blue and Green Day to encourage everyone to wear blue and green in an effort to spread organ, eye and tissue donation awareness. This year, National Blue and Green Day is on April 17. Communities across the nation will connect with local businesses, restaurants, media and social media groups to promote the need for lifesaving gifts.
LifeGift is proud to announce a Donate Life Texas partnership with the Houston Dynamo as part of our Hispanic outreach initiatives for 2015.
Ever stop to think what your world would be like without the gift of sight? Like other things, most of us take this precious gift for granted.
Across the country, many wait in the dark for the gift of sight: to experience the vibrant colors of springtime blooms, a piece of art or just words on a page.
March is National Kidney Month and March 12 is World Kidney Day. What’s a more appropriate time than now to sit down with Mr. Kidney for an interview?
Fort Worth volunteer, Kaci Lusk, has a bit of a unique story. What started as an ordinary Saturday of running errands ended up being anything but ordinary. The last stop on her list was for an oil change at a lube center owned by a friend. This person told her about another good friend who was ill and needed a kidney transplant.
On Jan. 18, 2015 during the Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half-Marathon, thousands of Houstonians ran for a reason. Robert Boudwin, who plays "Clutch," the mascot for the Houston Rockets was one of them. Click to read more.
Mark Scott with Smart Business (Houston edition) mentions LifeGift and the importance of registring as a lifesaving donor in his article titled, "Make 2015 the year you find a cause that's close to your heart."
Online registration for the Donate Life Texas 2nd Chance Run is NOW open. Building upon the great foundation of the 2nd Chance Run in Fort Worth, LifeGift is excited to announce that the program is expanding to two races.
A young, black Harvard graduate named Carter G. Woodson founded Black History Month. A historian and professor, Woodson campaigned for what was known in 1926 as Negro History Week. After many years, this week evolved into Black History Month.
Oops, he did it again! Clutch “The Rockets Bear” signed up for the Aramco Houston Half-Marathon, taking place Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 in Houston. Motivated by gratitude for an organ donor who saved his father’s life, Robert Boudwin, who plays Clutch, decided to run the half-marathon in 2014. His participation created so much awareness, that he’s doing it again in 2015.