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112,000+ PEOPLE ARE WAITING FOR AN ORGAN TRANSPLANT

Help the Chris Klug Foundation save lives

OUR WORK

Our mission is to inspire and educate young adults to increase registration for organ and tissue donation.
Through our programs we reach tens of thousands of young people each year, equipping them with facts about organ donation so they can make educated decisions.

 

Our vision is to eliminate the wait for transplantation.

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INSPIRE

The Chris Klug Foundation seeks to inspire people to register to be organ donors and to give inspiration and hope to those who are on the waitlist or have already received a transplant.

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EDUCATE

The Chris Klug Foundation educates people across the United States with our free online curriculum that equips people with the facts of organ, eye and tissue donation.

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REGISTER

The Chris Klug Foundation has the capacity to quickly register people to the national donor database, with a new scan app, at events and through digital marketing.

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Nationwide Events

1000+

Donors Registered Annually

100,000+

Educated Annually

100+

Volunteers

DID YOU KNOW?

58%

People Are Registered Organ Donors Nationwide

36,528

People Received Organ Transplants in 2018

112,000+

People Currently Waiting for Organ Transplant

84

Lives Saved Per Day from Organ Transplants

DONOR STORIES

Check out our Donor Stories submitted by people touched by transplantation

Donor’s Daughter Finds a Future in Organ Donation

Robyn Caldwell was interviewed by CKF Program Manager, CC Cunningham, to share her story as a donor family member. CC and Robyn were first introduced through CKF’s recent partnership with Student Organ Donation Advocates (SODA), for which Robyn is the Programming Intern.  I’m originally from Massachusetts, but I’m currently living

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Texas Teacher and Two-Time Organ Donor

Pamela Davis was recently interviewed by CKF Program Manager, CC Cunningham, to learn more about her story and delve deeper into her experiences with living organ donation. Pamela is an elementary school teacher and two-time living organ donor, who has donated her kidney and a portion of her liver within

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2020 BOUNCE BACK GIVE BACK AWARD WINNER: TRACY COPELAND

The Chris Klug Foundation (CKF) recently announced the two winners of our Bounce Back Give Back Awards this year! The annual award recognizes two organ transplant recipients who exhibit an outstanding quality of life post-transplant, whether it is through career accomplishments, participation in sports or hobbies, or simply leading fulfilling

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LATEST NEWS

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