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Save a Life on Organ Donor Enrollment Day

The YMCA of Long Island will join LiveOnNY and hundreds of others for the fourth annual Organ Donor Enrollment Day on Wednesday, October 10th. 


Take a minute and make your day memorable by signing up to help save lives!

Stop by the LiveOnNY table at the YMCA front desk and sign up as an organ donor on Wednesday October 10th or register online at Registerme.org/Enrollment Day

REGISTER NOW


Be a part of a lifesaving movement. Become an Organ Donor.

 

Did you know? 
•    One organ donor can save up to eight lives?
•    There are nearly 120,000 people on the national waiting list and nearly 10,000 of those are right here in New York.
 

•    Every 18 hours a New Yorker dies waiting for an organ transplant. Studies show that 92% of New Yorkers support organ donation, but only 26 % of Nassau residents and 33% of Suffolk residents are registered organ donors. New Yorkers need your help.

 

About LiveOnNY
LiveOnNY is a nonprofit, federally designated organ procurement organization (OPO) dedicated to saving lives, providing comfort, and strengthening legacies through organ, eye, and tissue donation. The OPO, which was established in 1978, and is the second largest OPO in the United States, serves a culturally and ethnically diverse population of 13 million residents in New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley. Working closely with transplant centers and hospitals, LiveOnNY coordinates organ, eye, and tissue donation for transplant, educates the public and health care professionals about donation and transplantation, and promotes the importance of signing up on the New York State Donate Life Registry.  LiveOnNY works closely with nine transplant centers, 98 hospitals, and several tissue and eye banks.  LiveOnNY is accredited by the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO) and a member of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS), which oversees the organ transplant waiting list in the U.S. For more information, please visit LiveOnNY.org.