Registered Donors
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    New York is 1st in everything.


    New York ranks 50th out of 50 states with regard to the percentage of residents registered as organ donors. New York ranks 3rd in the country in people waiting for organ donations. 


                Make an ordinary day...EXTRAordinary!

    Sign Up

    Studies show that 9 out of 10 New Yorkers support organ donation, but only 25% of New Yorkers are registered. October 6th is the day to eliminate the excuses and sign up!


               Make an ordinary day...EXTRAordinary!

    Save lives

    1 organ donor can save up to 8 lives and improve up to 50 lives. 


Krizia gave the gift of life and her beautiful legacy lives on. Her family honors her life and legacy through a memorial fund and a scholarship program. These beautiful community-generated ads have the power to tell stories and inspire action in your community to help save more lives through the support of organ and tissue donation. Visit the link in our profile to make your own ad. It takes less than a minute to make and share an ad! #LongLiveKrizia #LongLiveNY
Posted 6 days ago


Our Joey...one yearđź’”. #liveonny #donatelife #longliveny #thewaitinglist #organdonation
Posted 6 days ago

Lauren Shields

Age at time of transplant: 12
Transplant: Heart

In April 2008, Lauren Shields experienced unexplained fatigue. She was diagnosed with Viral Myopathy, an enlarged heart. She needed a new heart. In February 2009, Lauren’s name was added to the transplant list. With her health declining sharply, Lauren was placed in a medically induced coma, until the wait ended and she received her life-saving transplant. 

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50% / 25%

Only 25% of people in New York are registered to donate organs,
compared with more than 50% nationally.

123,000 / 10,000

More than 123,000 people are currently waiting for organ transplants, more than 10,000 of these people are in New York. Every 18 hours, a New Yorker dies waiting for a life-saving transplant.


Long Live Tiffany! What a beautiful gift to give your sister. Share your organ donation story by creating an ad at LongLiveNY.org/share-your-story. You could be featured on our Facebook page!
Posted 7 days ago


Beautiful day for the North Shore Bile Tour! Riding to help raise awareness and funds for organ and tissue donation. Thank you to all the riders that came out and a special thank you to John Acquaro who works tirelessly behind the scenes to organize this amazing event! #repost @drp1223 #LongLiveNorthShoreBikeTour #LongLiveNY
Posted 8 days ago