# More than 100,000 men, women and children currently need life-saving organ transplants.
# Every 11 minutes another name is added to the national organ transplant waiting list.
# An average of 18 people die each day from the lack of available organs for transplant.
# In 2008, there were 7,984 deceased organ donors and 6,218 living organ donors resulting in 27,961 organ transplants.
# In 2007, approximately 30,000 grafts were made available for transplant by eye banks within the United States.
# According to research, 98% of all adults have heard about organ donation and 86% have heard of tissue donation.
# 90% of Americans say they support donation, but only 30% know the essential steps to take to be a donor.
Find your state's organ donor registrey here.
Thank you from the bottom of my liver.