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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21 Oct 2016

Blog Spotlight: An Advocate Family

Article written by
Indiana Donor Network

posted on 21st October 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

On Jan. 16, 2015, Indiana Donor Network entered our lives. Our 21-year-old son, Cody, was in the hospital and doctors said there was nothing else they could do to save him. That’s when our angels at Indiana Donor Network stepped in to give us support, resources and guidance in our darkest, life-changing moments. Cody made […]

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19 Sep 2016

National DMV Appreciation Week

Article written by
Kit Werbe

posted on 19th September 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

For the first time ever, motor vehicle departments (DMVs/BMVs) across the U.S. are being recognized for their role in the donation process with their own appreciation week. Donate Life America and Donate Life state teams have established this week (Sept. 18-24, 2016 in Indiana) as National DMV Appreciation Week. “Ninety-nine percent of Indiana’s registered donors […]

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16 Sep 2016

“Organ donation turned my tragedy into something beautiful…”

Article written by
Indiana Donor Network

posted on 16th September 2016 in Blog with 0 Comments

My name is Haleigh Mann. I am a senior, studying music education at Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne. It is my hope to be a middle/high school band director after graduating in the spring. Organ donation is very near and dear to my heart and it is my hope that my story influences […]

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