25 Apr 2017

Donation and Transplantation at the Indiana Statehouse

Article written by
Dawn Bonnell

posted on 25th April 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

Our Driven2SaveLives Midget Car. A House versus Senate remote-controlled car race. A machine that keeps a heart alive outside of the body. A billow that allows you to pump a lung. All in the atrium of the Indiana Statehouse. Your first thought may (and rightfully so) be – NO WAY. It happened. It all happened. […]

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14 Apr 2017

WE REMEMBERED. WE PAID TRIBUTE. WE CELEBRATED THE GIFT OF LIFE.

Article written by
Dawn Bonnell

posted on 14th April 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

After a week of rain and cold, the sun shined bright over the Indiana Landmarks Center, a restored Romanesque Revival-style church, making it the perfect day at the perfect venue to host donor families for a day of remembrance and celebration. On Saturday, April 8th, 44 Indiana Donor Network employees joined forces during National Donate […]

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posted on 28th March 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

As a social worker, each day I have the honor, the privilege and the unique position to be a bright light in a dark place for grieving people.  Social workers have an incredible opportunity to leave a lasting impression on the people they serve. The mission of the social work profession is rooted in a […]

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23 Mar 2017

Celebrating National Social Workers’ Month | Jane Forbes

Article written by
Dawn Bonnell

posted on 23rd March 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

Did you know that March is National Social Workers’ Month? In celebration, we will be recognizing social workers on the blog who go above and beyond in the noble work of donation and transplantation. First up: Jane Forbes Jane is a Transplant Social Worker at Indiana University Health working with individuals considering kidney or pancreas […]

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09 Mar 2017

New to the Crew: Robert Callahan

Article written by
Dawn Bonnell

posted on 9th March 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

At Indiana Donor Network, our values of thinking big, serving well and being remarkable guide our actions and support our continuing dedication to the important work we do in saving and healing lives through organ, tissue and eye donation. One of our teams, information services (IT), plays a crucial role in supporting those values. Their […]

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24 Feb 2017

“It’s my way of giving the families a hug…”

Article written by
Kit Werbe

posted on 24th February 2017 in Blog with 0 Comments

Sharron Clearwater of Indianapolis knew she wanted to find an opportunity to volunteer in the community. That’s why she reached for the phone in December 2013 when she saw Indiana Donor Network featured on a local television station. The news story was promoting Indiana Donor Network’s Threads of Compassion program, which provides comfort shawls to […]

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posted on 10th January 2017 in Blog & Uncategorized with 0 Comments

TULSA, Okla. – Indiana Donor Network announced today it is teaming up with Clauson-Marshall Racing to promote organ, tissue and eye donation and transplantation through Driven2SaveLives®. The campaign, which launched in 2016 around the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, is now expanding into dirt track racing with the hopes of registering fans to become […]

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29 Dec 2016

Driven2Save Lives Campaign Takes Home the Gold

Article written by
Kit Werbe

posted on 29th December 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

Before the year comes to a close, we have some exciting news to share! Driven2SaveLives, one of the highlights of 2016 at Indiana Donor Network, is now a gold winner for best marketing campaign from the eHealthcare Leadership Awards. The distinction puts Driven2SaveLives among health care’s best websites and digital communications. In April 2016, Indiana […]

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11 Nov 2016

Meet our 2016 Donate Life Rose Parade Float honorees

Article written by
Dawn Bonnell

posted on 11th November 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

We are so proud to introduce you to our 2016 Donate Life Rose Parade Float honorees. Meet Kirby Cochran and Tracy Driscoll. Here are their remarkable stories. Tracy Driscoll, Floragraph Honoree Tracy Driscoll was a loving mother of three, a dedicated friend and an overall great person. She was a social butterfly and she always […]

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31 Oct 2016

Celebrating the Gift of Life: 5K Season Recap

Article written by
Kit Werbe

posted on 31st October 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

Indiana Donor Network hosted its final 5K of the year this month, ending our most successful 5K season to date. The result: Events in three Indiana cities, approximately 1,100 participants and $70,000 raised for donation education and donor families. The Indiana Donor Network 5Ks are run/walks and 1-mile family fun routes meant to celebrate the […]

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