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Dec 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Mother Of A Colorado Organ Donor To Encourage All Americans To Register As Donors In 2015 Rose Parade

 Englewood, Colo. mother Amy Johnson lost her daughter Nicole Scott to a fatal car accident in 2001. Amy made the decision to donate Nicole's...

Nov 25, 2014, 10:00 ET

Transplant recipients lead "Gift of Life" float in Denver's treasured holiday tradition: 9NEWS Parade of Lights

The holiday season is here, reminding us of all the things we have to be thankful for. On December 5 and 6, local transplant recipients will show...

Sep 12, 2014, 12:04 ET

2014 "Ending The Wait" Awards Honor Five Premier Colorado Hospitals For Organ And Tissue Donation Achievements

Today, St. Anthony Hospital, Swedish Medical Center, The Medical Center of Aurora, Medical Center of the Rockies and The Rocky Mountain Hospital...

Aug 06, 2014, 10:31 ET

Sue Dunn and Jennifer Prinz of Donor Alliance Named as Examiners for 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

The Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has named Sue Dunn and Jennifer Prinz, CEO and COO of Donor Alliance...

Jul 14, 2014, 11:00 ET

Celebrating 15 Years: Thousands of Coloradans to Celebrate Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation at the Donor Dash 5K July 20 in Washington Park

 One of Denver's most celebrated and attended cause-related 5Ks, the Donor Dash, is celebrating 15 years this summer. Taking place July 20 in...

Jul 02, 2014, 15:51 ET

Transplant recipients and families of organ, eye and tissue donors to represent Wyoming's transplant waiting list in the Central Wyoming Fair and Rodeo Parade July 8

 For the first time, Wyoming families of organ, eye and tissue donors and transplant recipients will participate in the annual Central Wyoming...

Jun 27, 2014, 15:15 ET

Sue Dunn of Donor Alliance Receives National Award for Achievements in Organ, Tissue Donation

Sue Dunn, president and CEO of Donor Alliance, is the 2014 recipient of the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO) Cryolife...

Jun 10, 2014, 15:55 ET

"Recycle Yourself Colorado" Launches At Denver Comic Con, Shows Young Adults the Possibilities of Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation

  Recycle Yourself Colorado, a new initiative to educate 15-25 year old residents about organ, eye and tissue donation in fresh ways, will...

May 20, 2014, 10:00 ET

Donor Alliance Named One Of The Top Workplaces In Colorado

 Donor Alliance, the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization serving Colorado and most of Wyoming, is pleased to...

Apr 01, 2014, 10:30 ET

Communities Throughout Colorado & Wyoming Proclaim April as Donate Life Month

In a robust display of grassroots support, local governments throughout Colorado and Wyoming are declaring April Donate Life Month in their cities....

Jan 22, 2014, 11:00 ET

A Record Year For Organ And Tissue Donation In Colorado & Wyoming In 2013

 A record 463 people received lifesaving organ transplants in 2013 thanks to 148 selfless donors in Colorado and Wyoming, according to Donor...

Dec 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

Two Coloradans To Advocate For Organ And Tissue Donation In 2014 Rose Parade

Two Coloradans that received gifts of life-saving and life-healing organ and tissue transplants will be among 30 individuals from around the...

Nov 25, 2013, 10:00 ET

Transplant recipients, families of organ and tissue donors to escort the "Gift of Life" balloon in the 9NEWS Parade of Lights December 6 and 7

For the second year in a row, Colorado families of organ, eye and tissue donors and transplant recipients will escort a balloon float in the annual...

Oct 29, 2013, 10:00 ET

Donor Alliance Earns Colorado Healthcare Communicators' Most Prestigious Award for Outstanding Communications Surrounding Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation

 Donor Alliance, the federally-designated, non-profit organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) accredited...

Sep 17, 2013, 10:00 ET

2013 Ending The Wait Awards Honor Five Premier Colorado Hospitals For Organ And Tissue Donation Achievements

On September 13, St. Anthony Hospital, Littleton Adventist Hospital, Exempla Lutheran Medical Center, Parkview Medical Center and Rose Medical...

Jul 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

Thousands Expected to Gather in Denver to Celebrate Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation at the 14th Annual Donor Dash 5K Run/Walk

Donor Alliance, the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) accredited...

Apr 09, 2013, 10:00 ET

Show Your Heart: Supporters of Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation to Sweep 16th Street Mall April 19

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...

Feb 14, 2013, 10:00 ET

Donor Alliance Announces 2013 Governing Board of Directors

Donor Alliance, the federally-designated, non-profit organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB)...

Feb 05, 2013, 08:00 ET

Donor Alliance Reports Nearly 400 Lives Saved Through Organ Donation & Transplantation In Colorado & Wyoming In 2012

 Donor Alliance, the federally-designated, non-profit organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) accredited...

Dec 12, 2012, 10:00 ET

Donor Alliance Sponsors Brother of Organ and Tissue Donor to Ride the Donate Life Rose Parade Float on New Year's Day

 Donor Alliance, the federally-designated, non-profit organ procurement organization and American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) accredited...