News and Media Relations

April 19, 2013

Reminding people to Donate Life – KUSA-TV NBC 9 News, Denver

April marks National Donate Life Month – a time to focus on the lifesaving potential of organ, eye and tissue donations. Tissue transplant recipient Joseph Gutierrez from Littleton spoke to 9NEWS about why transplants are so important.

Watch Joseph’s story on 9 News here.

April 15, 2013

Donation Conversations – 810 AM Cassandra Perkins Show, Denver

Hear Cassandra Perkins talk donation with donor mom Babette Canacari, kidney recipient Anne Mukhar and Donor Alliance representative Andrea Smith.

April 12, 2013

Colorado woman awaiting kidney transplant encourages donor registration – Denver Post, Denver YourHub

April, which is National Donate Life Month, has special meaning to one Colorado woman who is hoping that one day her life will be saved and healed by a generous stranger.

April 9, 2013

Show Your Heart: Supporters of Organ, Eye & Tissue Donation Sweep 16th St. Mall – BioPortfolio

On April 19, in celebration of National Donate Life Month and National Donate Life Blue and Green Day, hundreds of advocates for organ, eye and tissue donation will perform a “sweep” of the 16th Street Mall, delivering the message that donation and transplantation saves lives and reminding Denverites to register as donors.

Read about the NDLM event in the world’s leading biotech, healthcare and medical resource.

April 9, 2013

Family gives the gift of life – KKCO-TV NBC 11, Grand Junction

In a time of tragedy, a Grand Junction family made an audacious decision to give the gift of life when their young son died.

February 12, 2013

Organ Donations on the Rise – KCWY-TV NBC 13 News Casper, Wyoming

Each organ donor’s impact is huge for the nearly 150 Wyoming residents currently on the waiting list for a life-saving organ transplant.

Watch the piece on organ donation in Wyoming

December 28, 2012

Golden Teen to Honor Sister in Rose Parade – KUSA-TV NBC 9 News Denver

Peter Lang will participate in the Rose Parade on New Year’s Day to honor his sister, who was an organ donor following her death.

Watch the Lang’s Story on 9 News

December 26, 2012

Golden Teenager Becomes Organ Donor Advocate After Losing Sister – KDVR-TV Fox 31 Denver

Golden’s Peter Lang is featured as he prepares to represent his sister, Perri, who was an organ & tissue donor at this year’s Tournament of Roses Parade.

Watch the Lang’s Story on Fox 31

December 12, 2012

Organ Recipient and Donor Mom Keep Message Alive – The Greenwood Village Villager

Robin Mitchell and Janet Rost have very different stories, but both lives were touched by the modern miracle of organ donation.

Read Robin’s & Janet’s Stories

November 29, 2012

The Gift of Life: The Story of Eva Giselle Cordero – 303 Magazine

Eve Giselle Cordero forever changed the lives of six people by registering to become an organ & tissue donor.

Read Eva’s Story in 303 Magazine