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  • Sep 26, 2017  |  Bridge to Life, a partner who specializes in preservation solution for the transportation of organs, has sponsored the new Gallery of Hope at Lifebanc. The gallery is the perfect finishing touch on the Donor Family Comfort Room, located in the new Lifebanc Donor Care Facility. The comfort room will allow families to be as close […]
  • Sep 12, 2017  |  Cleveland native and bone recipient Peter “P.J.” Williams has been selected by the American Association of Tissue Banks to ride on the 2018 Donate Life Rose Parade Float in Pasadena, California. P.J. was nominated by Lifebanc, Northeast Ohio’s federally-mandated organ procurement organization, and will join other recipients and donor families from around the country on […]
  • Jul 18, 2017  |  In a 31-hour surgery on May 11, 2017, Cleveland Clinic surgeons and multiple specialists performed the hospital’s third face transplant – and its first total face transplant – on a 21-year-old female who suffered severe facial trauma and other complications from a gunshot wound as a teenager. Lifebanc was privileged to work with the family […]
  • Jan 12, 2017  |  A record number of Northeast Ohioans became organ, eye and tissue donors in 2016, Lifebanc announced Wednesday. Those organ, eye and tissue donors helped save and heal the lives of a record number of people in Northeast Ohio and beyond. Lifebanc is the non-profit organ procurement organization serving a 20-county area in Northeast Ohio. Lifebanc […]