KEY FACTS ABOUT
ORGAN AND TISSUE DONATION

ONE PERSON IS ADDED TO THE NATIONAL TRANSPLANT WAITING LIST EVERY

10 MINUTES

BY EXPANDING THE DONOR REGISTRY, AN ESTIMATED

350000

16- AND 17-YEAR-OLDS COULD JOIN THE ILLINOIS REGISTRY EACH YEAR

1 DONOR

COULD SAVE OR
ENHANCE UP TO

25 LIVES

THROUGH ORGAN
AND TISSUE DONATION

Help save lives through organ and tissue donation.
Urge your state legislators to support HB 1805 and SB 868 today!

95%

OF AMERICANS SUPPORT
ORGAN DONATION

Pie Chart 1
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BUT ONLY 51%

OF AMERICANS ARE
REGISTERED ORGAN DONORS

47 STATES ALREADY ALLOW

16- AND 17-YEAR-OLDS TO REGISTER AS ORGAN DONORS

SUPPORT HB1805 / SB868
AND HELP SAVE LIVES ACROSS ILLINOIS
Hospital

1,200+

LIVES WERE SAVED IN 2016 BY ILLINOIS ORGAN DONORS

Group

4,700+

ILLINOISANS ARE WAITING FOR AN ORGAN TRANSPLANT

Pulse

300+

PEOPLE DIE EACH YEAR IN ILLINOIS WHILE WAITING FOR AN ORGAN TRANSPLANT

Help save lives through organ and tissue donation.
Urge your state legislators to support HB 1805 and SB 868 today!