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Ways to register.

Anyone can say YES to organ, eye and tissue donation. If you haven’t already said YES at the BMV, there are three easy ways to register.

Register-online

Register online. You will need a valid Ohio driver license or state identification card.

identification

Say “YES” at the BMV when you receive or renew your driver license or state identification card. You should also talk to your family about your wishes so they can help honor your decision.

email

Complete and mail a Donor Registry enrollment form.

Resources

Find out How You Can Support Donation

To request materials and learn more, contact us.

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Local Agencies

Educational Resources

Healthcare Professionals

Educators Map

The community education staff for Donate Life Ohio would be happy to visit your school, workplace or place of worship to share information about donation. Use the map and contact information to schedule a free, non-persuasive program.

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Northwest & West Central

Life Connection of Ohio
(800) 262-5443
www.lifeconnectionofohio.org

Northeast

Lifebanc
(888) 558-5433
www.lifebanc.org

Southwest

LifeCenter
(800) 981-5433
www.lifepassiton.org

Central & Southeast

National Resources

American Association of Tissue Banks

aatb.org
The American Association of Tissue Banks is dedicated to ensuring that human tissues intended for transplantation are safe and free of infectious disease, of uniform high quality and available in quantities sufficient to meet national needs.

Community Tissue Services

communitytissue.org
Community Tissue Services serves the public through recovery, processing and distribution of human tissue grafts used for transplantation.

Division of Transplantation

organdonor.gov
The official organ donation and transplantation website of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Donate Life America

donatelife.net
Donate Life America is a non-profit alliance of major professional, patient, health, science, transplant and voluntary organizations. Its purpose is to increase public awareness of organ and tissue donation, correct misconceptions about donation, and increase willingness to donate.

Eye Bank Association of America

restoresight.org
The Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA) is a not-for-profit organization of eye banks dedicated to the restoration of sight through the promotion and advancement of eye banking.

National Donor Family Council

donorfamily.org
The National Donor Family Council supports the needs and expectations of all organ and tissue donor families and assists the healthcare professionals who work most closely with these families.

Community Resources

Central Ohio Lions Eye Bank

coleb.org
The Central Ohio Lions Eye Bank is a non-profit organization dedicated to restoring, improving and preserving vision in Central and Southern Ohio.

Cincinnati Eye Bank

cintieb.org
The Cincinnati Eye Bank is a not-for-profit recovery organization serving southwestern Ohio, northern Kentucky and eastern Indiana by providing donor eyes for corneal transplantation and ophthalmic research.

Cleveland Eye Bank

eversightvision.org
The Cleveland Eye Bank is a non-profit recovery organization dedicated to restoring sight by providing donated eye tissue for cornea transplantation, research and teaching in Northeastern Ohio.

Lifebanc

lifebanc.org
Lifebanc is the organ procurement organization serving the northeastern part of Ohio.

LifeCenter

lifepassiton.org
LifeCenter is the organ procurement organization serving the greater Cincinnati Region.

Life Connection of Ohio

lifeconnectionofohio.org
Life Connection of Ohio is the organ procurement organization serving the northwest and west central portion of the state.

Lifeline of Ohio

lifelineofohio.org
Lifeline of Ohio is the organ procurement organization serving the central and southeastern part of Ohio.

Lions Eye Bank of West Central Ohio

lebwcoonline.org
Lions Eye Bank is dedicated to relieving human suffering through the recovery and provision of ocular tissue for sight-restoring transplant surgeries, medical research, and education in western Ohio.

Minority Organ and Tissue Transplant Education Program (MOTTEP) – Cleveland

clevelandmottep.org
The mission of the National Minority Organ and Tissue Transplant Education Program, (MOTTEP®) is to decrease the number and rate of ethnic minority Americans needing organ and tissue transplants. MOTTEP will achieve its mission by implementing a national information and education campaign that emphasizes both prevention and intervention strategies.

Change a Life With One Choice

Your decision to register as an organ, tissue and eye donor can be the answer to someone's prayers.

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