CORE Volunteers Deliver Gift Bags To Patients Waiting For Life-Saving TransplantsThere currently are more than 100,000 people in the United States waiting for a life-saving organ transplant.
CORE Flag Raised At Allegheny General Hospital To Honor Organ Donors, RecipientsOrgan recipients and families of donors gathered at Allegheny General Hospital Monday morning to raise the flag of CORE, the Center for Organ Recovery and Education.
Former NFL Coach Discusses Organ Donation At Pittsburgh CenterA former NFL coach who was the recipient of a heart transplant spoke about his experience at the Pittsburgh Center for Organ Recovery and Education on Saturday.
Transplant Recipients Share Special Thanksgiving Meal With Donor’s FamilyThe people who shared an early Thanksgiving meal in Shadyside aren't related, at least not in a traditional way.
People Gather To Celebrate Lives Extended Through Organ DonationMore than a thousand gathered over the weekend to celebrate lives extended through organ donation.
National Donor Day Stresses Importance Of Organ DonationAcross the country, 122,000 patients are waiting for an organ transplant. But, National Donor Day is encouraging people to sign up to give the ultimate gift.
Partner’s Death Prompts Man’s Crusade For Change In Federal Organ Donation PolicyA local man is fighting for change after he was told he couldn't donate his late partner's tissue, as he wanted.
New Organ Procurement Facility Opening In O’Hara Twp.Imagine being told your loved one has suddenly died. You want to donate his or her organs, but because organ harvesting is not an emergency, you might have to wait, and wait for an open operating suite.
Local Families To Have Part In Rose Bowl Parade