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Coping with Milestone Grief

posted on 23 Aug 2016 in Rose Bowl

The anniversary of a loved one’s death can be more difficult to bear than grieving people realize. In fact, many dread the day. Anniversaries are meant to be celebrated with family and friends. But the anniversary of a loved one’s death is far from a celebration. I once heard a grieving fiancé describe the anniversary […]
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A Day in the Life of a Vital Link Coordinator

posted on 29 Jul 2016 in Rose Bowl

How many people can truly say they love their job? Doesn’t everyone hope to find a job they are passionate about? Don’t we all strive to work for a company that we believe in? Kim Hughes-Jobe found that job when she joined Indiana Donor Network nearly five years ago as a clinical support coordinator in […]
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The Latest on Zika

posted on 11 Jul 2016 in Rose Bowl

Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced $25 million in funding to help protect Americans from the Zika virus. Concerns about Zika and its potential for contributing to microcephaly (an infant born with a smaller than normal brain and significant related disabilities) in newborns and guillaine barre (a neurologic disease or […]
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Professional Partners

Skilled, knowledgeable professionals are essential to our donor network. Saving lives means collaborating with healthcare teams, coroners and funeral directors to make organ recovery and transplantation a reality.
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Volunteers

When Hoosiers understand the importance of organ donation—and register their decision—our network grows. Our volunteer advocates help make it happen.
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Recipients

Transplant recipients count on our strong network to make the gift of life possible. Working together, the network gives hope to recipients and their families.
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Donor Families

Through loss and grief, the gift of life begins with donors and their families. Donor families unite our network in a shared mission.
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  • I especially appreciated the heartfelt time your coordinator spent talking with me at the hospital. She was a wonderful help and an individual who truly cares for the donor families.

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  • Indiana Donor Network definitely helped make a very difficult time more bearable.

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Mad Ants

posted on 31 Mar 2015 in Uncategorized

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants recently hosted their very own Indiana Donor Network night in honor of organ and tissue donation. Indiana Donor Network advocate and two-time kidney recipient, Brandon, was presented with a customized players jersey during halftime by the President of the Mad Ants.
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Boomer is Registered to Save Lives!

posted on 1 Mar 2015 in Uncategorized

Thanks to our community partners the Indiana Pacers and some very talented artists, visitors at Bankers Life Fieldhouse are seeing a great reminder to register their donation decision. Stop by the main concourse and visit our hand-painted mural featuring their awesome mascot, Boomer.  
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Stefan Wilson enters Indy 500 with campaign to honor late brother

posted on 26 Apr 2016 in Uncategorized

INDIANAPOLIS – KV Racing Technology announced today that Stefan Wilson is entering the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in the No. 25 Driven2SaveLives – KVRT Chevrolet. Stefan is partnering with Indiana Donor Network on Driven2SaveLives, a campaign to promote organ, tissue and eye donation and transplantation in honor of his late older brother, IndyCar […]
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