The Press Room
Welcome to The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland’s Press Room! We appreciate your interest in sharing stories and information about the life-saving power of donation and transplantation. Below you will find statistics and facts about donation, as well as suggested terminology and language to use.
We are always here to connect you with medical experts, transplant recipients, and/or family members of organ, eye, tissue, in-spirit, or research donors to interview for your story.
For media inquiries, please email us at email@example.com or call 410-242-7000 and ask to speak with the PR and Media Coordinator.
Infinite Legacy to Launch in January 2023
Today leadership at The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland (The LLF) and Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC) proudly announced that the new name of our combined organ procurement organization (OPO) will be Infinite Legacy. An Infinite Legacy is one that is limitless, impossible to measure in its magnitude and lives on for generations to come.
The LLF Honors Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation in the Community: Hispanic Heritage Month
National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated annually in the United States from September 15 to October 15 to honor the contributions of the Hispanic community to the country’s society and culture and commemorate the independence of Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.
The LLF Honra la Donación De Órganos, Ojos y Tejidos en la Comunidad: Mes de la Herencia Hispana
El Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana se celebra anualmente en Estados Unidos del 15 de septiembre al 15 de octubre para honrar las contribuciones de la comunidad hispana a la sociedad y la cultura del país y conmemorar la independencia de Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras y Nicaragua.
The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland Receives Trademark for “The Decision Project®” Initiative to Continue Fighting Health Inequity
Outreach program to increase organ donation and combat systemic health inequality in marginalized communities continues to expand.
Two Leading Mid-Atlantic Organ Procurement Organizations Announce Merger
Washington Regional Transplant Community and The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland will serve over 9 million people in Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C.