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2020 Pennsylvania Community Health Center Challenge

Update on 2020 Pennsylvania Community Health Center Challenge:

After careful consideration with respect to the evolving COVID-19 crisis, we have decided to cancel the 2020 Pennsylvania Community Health Center Challenge. We know that you are all on the frontlines and that our communities are facing an extraordinary set of challenges currently that require all of our collective focus and attentions.

More than 8,000 Pennsylvanians await organ transplants, and thousands of others await tissue transplants. Nationally, close to 115,000 men, women and children are waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Therefore, we plan to continue this important work next year and thank you for your interest in participating and all you do to raise awareness around the importance of organ and tissue donation.

Questions should be directed to 1-877-DONOR-PA (1-877-366-6772)

For more information, please contact your local OPO (listed below).

Eastern PA OPO contacts

  • Leslie Jean-Mary LJean-Mary@donors1.org
  • Dwendy Johnson djohnson@donors1.org

Western PA OPO contacts

  • Lisa Upsher lupsher@core.org

Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers has partnered with the Pennsylvania Department of Healththe Center for Organ Recovery & Education and Gift of Life Donor Program — the two organ procurement organizations serving Pennsylvania, to support the Pennsylvania Community Health Center Challenge.

Check out all of the registered community health centers in PA

Get on the right side of organ donation.