Have you been thinking about your deceased or living donor and the gift of love, gift of life?

Save the Date:

12th National Donor Recognition Ceremony

A special opportunity to be part of a nationwide ceremony honoring all donors is extended to you.

When: Sunday, July 17, 2011 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, Washington, D.C.

You are invited to join government and transplant officials, other recipients, family members and friends as they give thanks and honor those who gave the most precious of gifts.

There is no cost to attend, though travel and lodging is on your own.

This two–hour celebration is part of a three-day event for living donors and deceased donor family members. Transplant recipients are invited to attend the ceremony to pay tribute to all donors. For more information about the 2011 National Donor Recognition Ceremony and Workshop, call the National Donor Family Council at 800–622–9010 or email us at nkfcares@kidney.org. Please stay tuned to the National Donor Family Council web site for more information about this event.

The National Donor Recognition Ceremony and Workshop is a program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Healthcare Systems Bureau (HSB), Division of Transplantation (DoT), with assistance from the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) and many other transplant associations and organizations.