Closing the
Donation Gap
Courtney Waring, Heart Recipient
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    113,000 people are waiting for a lifesaving transplant - yet a single organ donor can save as many as eight lives

Saving more lives by increasing organ and tissue donation among multicultural communities.

The Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) supports our partners in the transplant field as they save and heal lives in our diverse communities.

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Through professional development, cultural competency training, and other expertise born of front-line experience, AMAT’s members offer a valuable perspective to help our partners in the transplant field accomplish their life-saving mission in our diverse communities.

Slide Sometimes people are in desperate need of something we can give, so why not? “I try to educate our members and the people from Burma about organ donation whenever I can. It’s about helping people have a chance.” Give hope to the 115,000 men, women and children waiting for lifesaving transplant. Register your donation decision. Stories of Hope Slide Hopefully I can encourage more people to become organ donors... Yvette started volunteering in several organizations and enjoyed the work of educating her community and registering organ, eye, and tissue donors so much that even after she received the gift of life from an anonymous donor in 2012 she continues to share her story. Stories of Hope

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113,000 people are waiting for a lifesaving transplant.
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Another person is added to the waiting list every 10 minutes
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People die each day because the organ they need is not donated in time
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One organ, eye and tissue donor can save and heal more than 75 lives

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