What if you could save the lives of up to 8 people?
Every year thousands of people receive the gift of life when they get a life-saving transplant such as a kidney, a liver, or intestines. Most organs for transplants come from deceased donors.
Did you know that...
123,318 people are waiting for an organ
21 people will die each day waiting for one
1 organ donor can save up to 8 lives. Check out this video.
You can also find more information on www.organdonor.gov
Heart. Exchange welcomes spring with a visit, word of cheer
and a small gift! Of course we couldn't forget our nursing staff.
Bowls of candy were distributed To 12 tower, Cooley 8A /B
and the Heart lung clinic
The Heart Exchange Support Group Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, was chartered in 1986. It is affiliated with CHI St Luke's Health Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in Houston. Most of our active members are also members of the hospital's Auxiliary.
Heart Exchange activities are funded by donations, and memorial gifts. Funds are used directly on support programs, including temporary housing, prescription medications, and financial aid for needy patients and families identified by the Social Services department at CHI St. Luke's Health Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Your donation is a tax-deductible contribution. Our organization is decicated to helping tranplant recipients and their families as well as promoting donor awareness.
The St. Luke’s Foundation Heart Golf Classic is comming fall 2015...The Heart Golf Classic was created to bring new hope and help to those individuals affected by heart disease by raising funds for the Heart Exchange Support Group and the cardiovascular programs at CHI St. Luke’s Health and the Texas Heart® Institute.
President - Rebecca Holder
VP Treasuer - Carrie Arnold
VP Secretary - Glenda Pay
Historian - Carrie Arnold
Board of Directors- 2013 / 2014
Nancy Aycock - Roy Ballard - Dorthy Ballard -
Beulah Bennett - James Bennett - Mary Ann
Brantley - Pette Dodd - Sally Dodd - Nigeria
Evans - Joey Galloway - Shawn Galloway -
Tom Griggs - John Guidry - Wayne Holder
Retha Jones - Charlotte Judd - Charles Liszcz - Alejandro Mata - Jim Swaffer - Sheila Vaughn