New Bill Allows Teens To Sign Up On Illinois’ Organ Donation RegistryGov. Bruce Rauner signed the "Drive for Life" bill into law Tuesday, which allows 16 and 17-year-olds to sign up to become organ donors.
Minorities Urged To Become Potential Organ DonorsThe majority of people on the waiting list for organs are minorities, yet they are much less likely to donate their organs. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Superintendent Eddie Johnson Encourages People To Become Organ DonorsChicago's most high-profile person waiting for a new kidney is encouraging people to become organ donors.
Death Of 11-Year-Old Girl Leads To 8 Saved Lives, Including CousinThe shooting death of an 11-year-old girl is giving eight people the chance to live, thanks to organ donation.
'Persistent Donor,' Man Receives Nickname After Organ DonationA Yorkville man gained last week a nickname after donating one of his kidneys.
Chicago Toddler's Death Brings Life To Other ChildrenChicago parents donated the organs of their son, Xavier, after the child was fatally struck in a traffic accident.
Teen's Tragic Death Brought Hope To Three Medical PatientsOrgan recipients expressed thanks Thursday to the parents of Jermaine Cullum Jr., 16, who passed away last year of a heart attack.
South Suburban Mayors Reaching Out To Enlist African American Organ DonorsMayors from the south suburbs have teamed up with the Gift of Hope organ donation network, in a campaign aimed at increasing the numbers of organ donors in the black community, where far fewer are donors, and many more are in need of transplants.
Brothers Give The Gift Of Life To Each OtherIt all adds up to a special Thanksgiving in Stickney, CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
Heart Recipient Meets Donor's FamilyCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez was there when a Great Lakes woman reunited with the family of her organ donor in north suburban Libertyville.
Parents Honored After 16-year-old Son Donates OrgansThe parents of a 16 year old who died suddenly last month were honored Wednesday for giving others life.
With Growing Transplant Waitlists, Doctors Seek More Organ DonorsAs Northwestern Memorial Hospital celebrated the 50th anniversary of its first organ transplant, doctors were urging people to sign up as donors as part of National Donate Life Month in April.