The 2019 Amy Bindelglass Memorial Scholarship is Now Available!

The 2019 Amy Bindelglass Memorial Scholarship is now available! The scholarship was founded by the Center For Donation & Transplant (CDT) in memory of a two year-old organ donor who lost her life in an automobile accident. Another young child was given a new chance at life because Amy’s family made the incredible decision to [...]

By | December 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Celebrate the National Donor Sabbath, November 10-12

Today, most faith communities are supportive of organ and tissue donation, considering it an act of charity and love. As we head into the season of thanks and gratitude, the National Donor Sabbath provides an opportunity for faith communities to share their views and join in the ongoing conversation around donation. What, exactly, is the [...]

By | October 9th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Golf, Walk or Run to Celebrate Donate Life!

Summer is in full swing and we're loving it, but we can't help but be excited for the fall as we have TWO huge awareness events in September: our Donate Life Golf Tournament on September 9th and the kLaVoy Donate Life 5K Walk and Run on September 23rd! In 2017, CDT had a record lifesaving year, working with [...]

By | July 13th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Young Adult Enrollment Law Takes Effect in February 2017

Hudson Valley Volunteer Butch D. helping out at an annual health fair in his community. February 14th, 2017 will be a very special day here in New York State! Not only is it National Donor Day, a day to celebrate ALL donors and the legacies they’ve left behind, it will also be the [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Offering Comfort & Celebrating the Gift of Life on Giving Tuesday

A completed no-sew blanket. The holiday season is officially in full swing. While the weekend after Thanksgiving found many people in stores and online getting a jumpstart on their holiday shopping, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving – Giving Tuesday – holds a special place in our heart. After all, organ, eye and [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Donate Life Flags Celebrate Those Who Have Given the Gift of Life

Giving the gift of life is one of the most selfless legacies a person can leave behind. CDT works with our hospital partners, incredible hospital staff and brave donor families to honor those who made the decision to say “yes” to organ donation in many ways, but one of the most visible ways is by [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments