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Pillows provide comfort, care

Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life is pleased to be able to provide handcrafted kidney-shaped pillows to all kidney transplant patients and living kidney donors.

Manitoban chosen to represent all living kidney donors in Canada

Every year Canadian Blood Services honours a variety of people – donors, volunteers, peer recruiters, partners/sponsors – at a special event in the nation’s capital.

Honouring excellence with national research award

Dr. David Rush recognized with the Kidney Foundation of Canada Medal for Research Excellence.

National program gives harder-to-match patients a better chance at getting a kidney

Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life was honoured to host the national announcement of the Highly Sensitized Patient (HSP) program at HSC Winnipeg today.

Garden of Life set to bloom

Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life is excited to prepare for another gardening season with our friends at Assiniboine Park Conservancy.

A success!

What a week! An impressive 855 new registrations were added to Manitoba's online registry during National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week 2015.

The power of 48 hours

Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life is celebrating National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week during April 19 – 25, 2015.

Doctors Care - Phase 2

Find out how a team led by Dr. Peter Nickerson is using new technology to improve outcomes for kidney transplant patients in Manitoba and across the country.

Planning for end-of-life decision making

The Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life team wants every family to have the opportunity to consider organ donation for their loved one, but only when the time is right.

Organ donation gets the Rick Mercer rant treatment

One of Canada's favourite funnymen dishes details about the importance of planning for organ donation.