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UW Organ and Tissue Donation in Madison, Wisconsin, offers the following resources in an effort to keep potential donors and their families informed about organ donation.



  • March 15 – Donate Life Booth at Madison Health Expo, 10am-3pm, Madison Marriott West, book signing by living donor and author Linda Cortez
  • March 21-22 – Organ/Tissue/Eye donation presentation during weekend mass. Saturday, 8pm; Sunday, 8:30am, Sacred Heart Parish in Cassel, Wis.
  • March 29 – Booth at Madison Capitols hockey game, 3pm at The Coliseum at Alliant Energy Center, book signing by living donor and author Linda Cortez


  • April 11-12 - Donate Life Table at Tomahawk Home Show, sponsored by Ministry Health, Ministry Sacred Heart Hospital, Ministry St. Mary's Hospital
  • April 11 – Booth at Waupun High School girls soccer game vs. Berlin, 11am at Waupun High School, proceeds to benefit Restoring Hope Transplant House in Madison
  • April 13 – Donate Life Flag raising at Agensian Ripon Medical Center, noon
  • April 14 – Donate Life event at SwedishAmerican Hospital, Rockford, Ill., from 11am-1pm in the cafeteria
  • April 17 - Vernon Memorial Hospital/Clinic – Rounding with Dottie the Dot
  • April 17 - Donor Registry Event/Blue & Green Day at Sacred Heart Hospital, Eau Claire, 11am-1pm
  • April 18 – Central Wisconsin Gift of Life Scavenger Hunt, registration at 11am, hunt from noon-4pm at the Rapids Mall, see Central Wisconsin Gift of Life Facebook page for registration forms and more info
  • April 22 – Health and Wellness Fair at Marian University, Sadoff Gymnasium, Fond du Lac from 10am-2:30pm
  • April 23 – Donor Remembrance Ceremony, North Building Lobby at UP Health Systems-Marquette, Mich., 6-8pm
  • April 24 – Donate Life Flag Raising – UW Hospital, Madison, 1pm
  • April 25 – Donate Life booth at blood drive, at the Abbotsford City Hall, from 8am-1pm


  • May 1 – Mile Bluff Donation Fair, Mile Bluff Medical Center, Mauston, Wis.
  • May 2 – Donate Life booth at Cheri Uelmen's Fantastically Fun Kids Run, Carson Park, Eau Claire, 5pm
  • May 16 – Booth at Sam's Safety Fair - Safe Kids Day SwedishAmerican Hospital, Rockford, Ill., from 10am-3pm
  • May 21 – Kim Parsons Memorial Races, State Park Speedway, Wausau
  • May 22  Kim Parsons Memorial Races, Oshkosh Speedzone
  • May 23  Kim Parsons Memorial Races, Shawano Speedway
  • May 24  Kim Parsons Memorial Races, Seymour Speedway
  • May 25  Kim Parsons Memorial Races, Golden Sands Speedway, Plover


  • June 7 – Josh Richards Foundation Golf Outing, Mid Vallee Golf Club in DePere,
  • June 26 – Organ and Tissue Donation Night at Green Bay Bullfrogs baseball game


  • July 11 – Booth at Church Sisters Concert, Barneveld Lutheran Church
  • July 25  Capital City 5k Run/Walk for Organ, Tissue and Eye Donation, Madison


  • August 7 – David Duranceau Memorial Golf Event, Mid Vallee Golf Club, DePere,
  • August 15 – Hailey Rath Memorial 5K and Family Music Festival, The Rock Bar and Grill in Beloit,