Lions Save Lives

Where there's a need,
there's a Lion.

Illustration of a cartoon lion with hands on hips wearing sweatshirt with Lion's logo on front

Lions Gift of Sight and Donate Life Minnesota are partnering to increase the number of Minnesotans who are registered as organ, eye and tissue donors.

Right now, more than 2,300 people in our state are waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Lions club members have a unique opportunity to show their strong values and lead the way in making an impact in the lives of others by registering as an organ, eye and tissue donor through the Lions Save Lives campaign. If you haven’t registered, take the leap and register today!

Why Donation Matters

Checking the box can save and heal lives.

Have you ever wondered how donation and transplant could impact the people in your life?

  • 100k

    Right now, more than 100,000 people in the United States are waiting for a life-saving transplant

  • 117

    Average number of transplants per day in 2022 in the United States

  • 10%

    Unfortunately, while more men need transplants, they're about 10% less likely to register as a donor

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See the impact of donation.

Show your pride as a registered donor.

Don’t leave it to your neighbors to do the Lion’s share of the work when it comes to saving lives. Registering to be a donor is a small gesture with a big impact. In fact, one donor can save up to 75 lives!

Check the box when you get your driver’s license or take a few minutes and register online.

Be in the know and get the facts.

We know registering as a donor comes with many questions. Here are some answers to help you make the best decision for you.

Don't let common misconceptions blur your vision.

There are many questions and myths around organ, eye and tissue donation. Unfortunately, people often disqualify themselves as potential donors by citing misconceptions. Check out these videos to get the facts and learn more about how you can share the gift of life.