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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

Life at the End of the Rainbow

Written by Sarah Fisher, donor mother God’s plan for Cameron’s life has always been in His timing. While pregnant with Cameron, I went into labor three times before his actual due date. Cameron ended up being born three weeks early, on November 16th.             From

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How Receiving a Transplant Inspired a Career

Life is only as normal as we perceive it to be. Prior to any of my health challenges, my life almost felt too normal. I first noticed something was amiss when I was 15 years old, after finishing last place in a cross-country race. It wasn’t the last-place finish that

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Living Donor Ironman

Steve Wilson is a living kidney donor who altruistically donated his kidney to a complete stranger in February this year. Three months prior to his donation surgery, he competed in the 2019 IRONMAN Arizona, a nearly 141-mile triathlon held in Tempe, AZ each year. Steve is currently training for the

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