LiveOnNY community & events contacts
Our education and outreach extends across the greater New York City Metropolitan Area. Events in our community include providing education, inspiring registrations, sharing stories about those touched by donation and more. Together, our volunteers unite to raise awareness about the power of organ donation. Take a look at some of the events around the area. Participation helps spread the message of donation and could one day directly help save more lives!
Donate Life Month
April 1, 2020
A month dedicated to encouraging Americans to register as organ donors, and to celebrating those that have saved lives by through donation. Get more resources here.
Town of Huntington 5K Run to Save Lives
April 19, 2020
Simply Fit Personal Training’s owner, Michael Dubas has had the pleasure of training and becoming friends with a young man by the name of Christian Siems. Christian will celebrate his 4th anniversary with his new heart on April 25th. He is living proof that organ donation saves lives. Two years ago Michael and Christian decided to put together a race to help spread awareness of organ donation. With the support of the town of Huntington and its officials, this charitable event has become a reality and is now embarking on our 2nd Annual 5K Run To Save Lives! https://www.elitefeats.com/upcoming-detail.asp?ID=20115
2020 Lap4Life Run at Chadwick Lake
June 20, 2020
The Lap4Life Run/Walk at Chadwick Lake is held to increase awareness about desmoid tumors and work to raise funds for desmoid tumor research and organ donation.
The hope is that the funds raised will be instrumental in finding a cure for desmoids tumors and to improve outcomes for organ donor recipients. https://lap4life.org/
Organ Donor Enrollment Day
Oct. 8, 2020
This turnkey event is focused around one goal: to enroll as many willing New Yorkers as possible as organ donors in a single day.
Nov. 1, 2020
It is a time for congregations to learn about the organ donor shortage, celebrate life and pray for those affected by donation and transplantation.