An average kidney transplant lasts between 10-15 years. The kidney Ken received from his mother has lasted over 45 years -- still going strong and looking forward to the future.
Donate Life Northwest provides free donation education resources (download, below) and trained presenters (request, below) to over 300 private, public, and driver ed educators in Oregon and SW Washington.
In light of COVID-19 and its impact on schools, we have made various remote resources available to teachers in Oregon and SW Washington to share with their students. You can find them here.
Free In-Class or Virtual Presentations
Educators in Oregon or SW Washington can request free presentations about donation and transplantation, presented by Donate Life Northwest staff or highly-trained volunteers. Presentations are subject to the availability of speakers.
Free Teaching Resources
Service Learning Projects: Donor Designation Drives
We support students and student groups wishing to organize campus donor designation drives with free materials and mentoring. Contact us to get started. Also check out our video on how to run a donor drive.
Workshops & Trainings
Visit our Volunteer Calendar and RSVP for upcoming Donate Life 301: School Programs Workshops.
In-person or webinar trainings can be arranged for school districts or educator conferences.
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