Donor Remembrance Ceremony - Fort Worth

Daniel Smith

Date of death: 8/22/2017

Donated: Kidneys, liver, bone, corneas, tissue and heart

About Daniel: His loved ones say, "Daniel was the most loving young man. He loved his family and life. He would do anything to help anyone and had the kindest heart. He will always be loved and missed."

 

Annual Dia de Los Muertos Fun Run - Fun run looks to celebrate the gift of life and rebuild community spirit after Hurricane Harvey

Houston, Texas. - September 15, 2017 – As Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off, Houston Fun Runs is proud to announce the fourth annual Día de Los Muertos 5K/Fun Run that will take place on Sunday October 29th at 8:00am in the Buffalo Bayou Park, near the Cistern (105 Sabine Street Houston, Texas 7700).

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http://www.lifegift.org/sites/default/files/DIA%20DE%20LOS%20MUERTOS%20FUN%20RUN%20PRESS%20RELEASE.pdf

Texas Medical Center Institutions Cast Light on Improving Care for Hispanic Patients in Need of Organ Transplants

 

Houston, Texas (Sept. 13, 2017) – On Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 organ donation and transplant professionals will come together to discuss the challenges faced by Texas’ growing population of Hispanic patients with end-stage organ disease during the 2nd Annual Hispanic Transplant Symposium.

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http://www.lifegift.org/sites/default/files/HTS%20Press%20Release%20Final.pdf

Community Rallies Around LifeGift in Midst of Hurricane Harvey

One of the biggest storms in U.S. history dumped record amounts of rain on the Houston area, impacting many of our staff and their families. In our time of need, we’ve seen the community rally around and offer hope to those who offer it on a daily basis.

The LifeGift Staff Disaster Relief Fund, established to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey, raised nearly $230,000.  We want to express our most sincere thanks to all of the organizations and individuals who pledged their support for helping our staff get back on their feet. 

Annual Dia De Los Muertos Fun Run

Kendra Scott Gives Back Party In Memory of Rylen Cowan

Kendra Scott Gives Back Party

LifeGift Remains Resilient in Face of Hurricane

The night of Friday, Aug. 26, was just the beginning of the most devastating disaster to ever hit the Lone Star State. Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast, bringing torrential rains to virtually every corner of the greater Houston area. The rains lasted for days, flooding major roadways and homes, while forcing many people to evacuate to higher ground. 

LifeGift Staff Hurricane Relief Fund

Thank you so much for the outpouring of support for LifeGift in the midst of Hurricane Harvey. This unprecedented event has impacted virtually every corner of the nation’s 4th largest city.

As a result, many of our staff has experienced hardships losing property, homes and literally everything they have. Many of you have asked what you can do to help.

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http://www.lifegift.org/sites/default/files/LifeGift%20Relief%20Memo%20Final.pdf

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