Article by Blake Fogleman with Arkansas Journal
Posted on April 21, 2018
Little Rock, Arkansas–The Transplant Games of America Flag was in Little Rock tonight at the Celebration of Heros event in honor of organ and tissue donors and donor families. The flag is making it’s way around the United States for all the TGA teams to sign. The games will be held this summer in Salt Lake City, Utah and several residents participating from Arkansas.
The Donate Life Transplant Games is a multi-sport festival event produced by the Transplant Life Foundation for individuals who have undergone life-saving transplant surgeries. Competition events are open to living donors, organ transplant recipients, bone marrow, corneal and tissue transplant recipients. More than an athletic event, the Donate Life Transplant Games highlight the critical importance of organ, eye, and tissue donation, while celebrating the lives of organ donors and recipients.(from the TGA website: http://www.transplantgamesofamerica.org)