Get Involved in Promoting Organ, Tissue and Eye Donation

Get Involved with
Organ Donation

10 Ways You Can Promote Organ Donation

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.

 

 

 

September 2019

  • September 14: 9am-1pm. Vist the UW Organ and Tissue Donation booth. Thrivent Generosity Days in Monroe, Wisconsin. Wander the town square around the beautiful and historic Green County Courthouse to visit the booths of over 25 organizations. Help spark passion into action and rally for amazing causes! Learn how more about living kidney donation and how to register as an organ, tissue and eye donor. Free parking in the downtown lots.
  • September 20: Sixth Annual Steve Muenchow Memorial Outing. Abbey Springs Golf Course, 1 Country Club Dr, Fontana, WI 53125. A shotgun start at 1p.m. kicks off the 18-hole scramble charity outing followed by a 6p.m. dinner, program and silent auction. The featured speakers for the dinner program are Dr. Robert Redfield, UW Transplant Surgeon and Devyn Prielipp, a living donor and the 2019 Miss Wisconsin America. Proceeds benefit the Restoring Hope Transplant House, the pediatric transplant wing of the UW Madison Transplant Clinic and the UW Transplant Mike Armbrust Foundation fund. Purchase tickets here. This event is organized by the Live.Love.Donate nonprofit.

October 2019

  • October 24: 5pm-6pm. Mauston Girl Scout Troop Sharing Supper. Mauston High School, 800 Graside Ave, Mauston WI, 53948. Girls of all ages from the Mauston Girl Scout Troop are hosting the October Sharing Supper as part of their efforts to earn an Donate Life organ donation education Girl Scout patch. The Sharing Supper serves between 200 and 500 people each month in the Mauston/Lyndon Station area. The October Sharing Supper includes an organ donation education and outreach table. For more information and last-minute updates see this link.

November 2019

  • November 9: 8am-1pm. Tenth Annual Hungry 4 Some Supper Myself Run/Walk. Pierce Park, Highway 123 Walnut Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. This annual event raises money for the Baraboo Food Pantry and the Christian M. Rector Memorial Scholarship and increases awareness about and provides education about organ donation. The family-friendly event offers a 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Kids Run. Follow this link to register.