Gift of Life
Transplant Manitoba - Gift of Life is responsible for coordinating and supporting organ donation in the province.
In 2017, over 4,000 Canadians were waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. That same year, 242 died while on the wait list.
A single deceased donor can save or dramatically enhance the lives of eight people by donating:
- kidneys (two)
- liver (can be divided into two)
- small bowel