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‘Ordinary Angels,’ Hilary Swank’s new movie celebrates the gift of...

February 21, 2024

“Ordinary Angels,” which hits theaters Feb. 23, tells the story of a determined hairdresser who rallies her community in Louisville, Kentucky, to save the...

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Changing Lives: Indigenous organ recipients and donor families reflect on decisions that often break cultural...

February 13, 2024

The only thing Cheryl “Renee” Roybal knows about the heart that now thumps in her chest is that it belonged to an 11-year-old girl from Los Angeles....

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Celebrating Black History...

February 9, 2024

“A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.” Jackie Robinson New Mexico Donor Services celebrates Black History Month by...

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Celebrating the Restoration of...

January 30, 2024

I wasn’t blind yet when I had cornea transplant surgery in my left eye a couple of weeks ago, but I’m told that would have likely been my eventual...

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Hopi culture showcase at Rose Bowl...

January 22, 2024

Members of the Hopi tribe had a once-in-a-lifetime experience New Year’s day when they danced in the 135th Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. They...

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New Mexico Donor Services reflects on their lifesaving achievements in...

January 19, 2024

In 2023, New Mexico Donor Services reached incredible heights in organ and tissue donation and transplantation....

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2024 OneLegacy Donate Life Rose Parade...

January 4, 2024

We rang in the New Year with a celebration of life, remembering our donor heroes Dakota Sams and Frederick Jones and their selfless...

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Cheryl “Renee” Roybal: An Emblem of Hope and Unity at the 2024 OneLegacy Donate Life Rose...

December 21, 2023

Cheryl "Renee" Roybal, the distinguished Rider Honoree for the 2024 OneLegacy Donate Life Rose Parade® float, stands as a living mosaic of hope and unity,...

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Native American Heritage...

November 17, 2023

Native American Heritage Month is celebrated each year in November. It is a time to celebrate the traditions, languages and stories of Indigenous people and...

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National Donor...

November 7, 2023

Donor Sabbath is an annual nationwide observance, celebrated on November 10-12 this year,  which aims at increasing awareness about the lifesaving gift of...

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#BeTheGift that saves lives!

When you register as an organ, eye and tissue donor, you leave a lasting legacy and bring hope to those waiting.

To access the National Registry, click here.