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Where there’s a need, there’s a Lion.


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?

117Average 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

Lions Save Lives

Have you registered? 

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!

Take a few minutes and register online, and then spread the word about donation with this handy toolkit.

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.

Who can register to donate?

Does my age or health prevent me from becoming a donor?

What does my religion say about donation?

Is my life the priority?

How does the waiting list work?

How do corneal transplants help people?

Donation Myths & Misconceptions

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 that regardless of your age, race, religion, or health you can still share the gift of life.

3 Easy Ways to Register Today

Have questions about organ, eye and tissue donation? We have answers.